Tool to impose load on and stress test systems


stress can be installed with the Pakfire WebGUI or via the console:

pakfire install stress


There is currently no web interface for this Addon. Open the client console or terminal to run this add-on.

[root@ipfire ~]# stress -?
stress imposes certain types of compute stress on your system

Usage: stress [OPTION [ARG]] ...
 -?, --help         show this help statement
     --version      show version statement
 -v, --verbose      be verbose
. . .
Example: stress --cpu 8 --io 4 --vm 2 --vm-bytes 128M --timeout 10s

Note: Numbers may be suffixed with s,m,h,d,y (time) or B,K,M,G (size).