lat_fcntl - fcntl file locking benchmark
lat_ctx [ -P <parallelism> ] [ -W <warmups> ] [ -N <repetitions> ]
lat_fcntl is a client/server program that measures file locking
latencies. The benchmark alternately locks and unlocks files so that
only one of the client or server is running at a time, similar to ‘‘hot
potato’’ message passing benchmarks. No other work is done in the
Funding for the development of this tool was provided by Sun
Microsystems Computer Corporation.
lmbench(8), lat_fifo(8), lat_tcp(8), lat_udp(8), lat_unix(8).
Carl Staelin and Larry McVoy
Comments, suggestions, and bug reports are always welcome.
(c)1994-2000 Carl Staelin and Larry $Date$