[RC5] Possible stats improvements
david at wirestation.co.uk
Wed Jul 21 10:49:39 EDT 1999
Jim Nasby mooed:
> 1) CPU time
> I'm sure some of you have noticed that SETI at home reports CPU time used. Is
> this an interesting stat for people? Also, would you like to see what your
> total CPU time is?
I can get my total CPU time from 'top', but I _would_ be interested in
a statistic such as how many 'Pentium equivalent' machines I'm running.
> 2) Individual OS/Version info
> We used to (and probably will again) tabulate OS/version info for the
> project as a whole. Would you be interested in seeing these kind of stats
> for your email?
Yes. I'd be interested in 'uname -a' info, but not interested in what
version of the client I'm running.
> Please note that adding either of these features could add quite some time
> to the nightly statsrun.
Probably the single biggest reason to not add them. Would it be
practical to run these 'extra' stats off weekly, keeping the block
count stats like what we have now going daily?
David Cantrell - http://www.ThePentagon.com/NukeEmUp/
He that but looketh on a plate of ham and eggs to lust after
it hath already committed breakfast with it in his heart.
To unsubscribe, send 'unsubscribe rc5' to majordomo at lists.distributed.net
rc5-digest subscribers replace rc5 with rc5-digest
More information about the rc5