Phoronix Test Suite

Phoronix Test Suite

The Leading Software For Automated, Open-Source Testing & Benchmarking

Latest Release
Phoronix Test Suite 5.2.1-Khanino
11 July 2014

About

Phoronix The Phoronix Test Suite was developed out of the tools devleoped at Phoronix.com since its founding in 2004. The Phoronix Test Suite is designed for Linux benchmarking but also supports other operating systems. Read more about the Phoronix Test Suite.

OpenBenchmarking.org

OpenBenchmarking.org OpenBenchmarking.org was launched with Phoronix Test Suite 3.0 as a means of sharing benchmark results with the greater community, collectively collaborate over test results, store test profiles and test suites within a centralized cloud repository, and carry out other tests. Visit OpenBenchmarking.org to learn more.

Phoromatic

Phoromatic Phoromatic is an enterprise-designed component to the Phoronix Test Suite to centrally manage entire test farms/clusters of systems, carry out tests on a time or triggered basis, and provide support for other centralized test management purposes. Learn more at Phoromatic.com.

Commercial Support

Commercial Support The Phoronix Test Suite's future development is dependent upon the continued support from organizations and other stakeholders taking advantage of this long-standing, open-source benchmarking software. We are happy to offer custom engineering services, commercial support, sponsorship of new open-source software features, custom test profiles, and other commercial support options for those interested in helping advance this automated Linux benchmarking software. Contact us to learn more.

Release History

Phoronix Test Suite 5.2 "Khanino"

Release Date: 5 June 2014

- Tech Preview / Experimental Built-In Phoromatic Server
- Result graphing improvements, including new box plot graphs
- Phodevi software & hardware detection improvements
- Phodevi Radeon GPU usage reporting via RadeonTOP
- New Phoronix Test Suite sub-command options
- Bug-fixes and other minor enhancements
Complete Change-Log

Phoronix Test Suite 5.0 "Plavsk"

Release Date: 12 March 2014

- Tech Preview / Experimental HTML5 GUI
- Run-random-tests command
- Phodevi Hardware/Software Detection Improvements
- Start-up Speed Enhancements
- Numerous bug-fixes
- Assorted minor improvements
Complete Change-Log

Phoronix Test Suite 4.8 "Sokndal"

Release Date: 13 August 2013

- Minimum / maximum result reporting
- Frame latency / jitter testing support
- Improved hardware/software detection support
- NVIDIA/AMD AIB GPU board detection support
- Facebook HHVM (HipHop Virtual Machine) 2.1 support
- Graph coloring improvements
- System detail reporting improvements
- Phodevi hardware sensor improvements
- Phoromatic.com support improvements
Complete Change-Log

Phoronix Test Suite 4.6 "Utsira"

Release Date: 21 May 2013

- Compiler masking/flag improvements
- Phodevi enhancements
- DragonFlyBSD support improvements
- Support for running under Facebook HHVM HipHop Virtual Machine
- New internal-run sub-command
- Phodevi hardware/software improvements

Phoronix Test Suite 4.4 "Forsand"

Release Date: 20 February 2013

- Phodevi Hardware/Software Detection Improvements
- OpenBenchmarking.org Integration Enhancements
- Improved Reporting Of Test Installation Errors
- Improved Reporting Of Test Run-Time Errors
- Improved BSD Operating System Support
- Rewritten PTS External Dependencies Handling
- Improved Compiler/User Flag Reporting On Test Results

Phoronix Test Suite 4.2 "Randaberg"

Release Date: 20 December 2012

- Desktop Support Improvements
- Phodevi Support For IMPI Detection
- New auto-compare Option For Facilitating Fully Automated Comparisons
- Add list-recommended-tests Option
- Various Minor Enhancements

Phoronix Test Suite 4.0 "Suldal"

Release Date: 23 July 2012

- New Result Viewer Interface
- Performance-per-Watt / Energy Monitoring Improvements
- Hardware/Software Detection Improvements
- Greater Documentation
- New Result Analytical Features

Phoronix Test Suite 3.8 "Bygland"

Release Date: March 19 2012

- Improved Disk Reporting
- Improved Compiler Option/Configuration Reporting
- New Graph Renderer
- Improved ARM / Mobile Device Support
- Download Caching Enhancements
- Re-written Graphics Event Checker
- Support For Apple Mac OS X 10.8

Phoronix Test Suite 3.6 "Arendal"

Release Date: December 13 2011

- Enhanced Support For BSD, Solaris Operating Systems
- Various Graphing Improvements
- Expanded Phodevi Library Coverage
- Greater OpenBenchmarking.org Integration - Various Bug Fixes

Phoronix Test Suite 3.4 "Lillesand"

Release Date: September 8 2011

- MATISK Benchmarking Module
- Improved Phodevi Device Recognition
- Graphing Improvements
- Third-Party Test/Suite Uploading From The Phoronix Test Suite Client
- Continued OpenBenchmarking.org Integration Enhancements
- GNU Hurd Operating System Support

Phoronix Test Suite 3.2 "Grimstad"

Release Date: June 15 2011

- Facebook HipHop Compiler Support
- Improved Software Detection
- Improved Hardware Detection
- Support For New System Sensors
- Improved Wine Compatibility
- Interactive Text Mode Support

Phoronix Test Suite 3.0 "Iveland"

Release Date: February 26 2011

- OpenBenchmarking.org Integration
- Enhanced Multi-OS, Multi-Architecture Capabilities
- Internal Architectural Enhancements
- Improved Graph Rendering

Phoronix Test Suite 2.8 "Torsken"

Release Date: August 31 2010

- 134 Test Profiles
- 56 Test Suites + PCQS
- New Analytics Capabilities
- New Installation & External Dependency Management Support
- Improved Windows 7 x64 Support
Complete Change-Log

Phoronix Test Suite 2.6 "Lyngen"

Release Date: May 24 2010

- 134 Test Profiles
- 56 Test Suites + PCQS
- New Test Results Parsing Mechanism
- New PTS Results Viewer Interface
- Phoromatic / Phoromatic Tracker Improvements
- Functional Windows 7 x64 Support
Complete Change-Log

Phoronix Test Suite 2.4 "Lenvik"

Release Date: February 2 2010

- 131 Test Profiles
- 54 Test Suites + PCQS
- Palm webOS / Optware Support
- Improved *BSD OS Support
- Image Quality Comparison Support
- Improved Sensor Monitoring
- GTK2 User Interface Enhancements
- New Network Engine
- Initial Phodevi / pts-core Support On Windows
Complete Change-Log

Phoronix Test Suite 2.2 "Bardu"

Release Date: November 16 2009

- 120 Test Profiles
- 50 Test Suites + PCQS
- Automated Regression Tracking Module (Autonomous Git Bisecting)
- Test Recovery Support
- Statistical Significance Support
- Anonymous Usage Reporting
- Display Mode Support
- Network Proxy Support
- Overhauled GTK2 GUI
Complete Change-Log

Phoronix Test Suite 2.0 "Sandtorg"

Release Date: August 4 2009

- 109 Test Profiles
- 47 Test Suites + PCQS
- Expanded Reference System Comparisons
- Many New Test Options
- Introduction Of Phodevi Library
- Overhaul To GTK2 User Interface
- New Test Profile Options
- Initial Release Of PTS Desktop Live
Complete Change-Log

Phoronix Test Suite 1.8 "Selbu"

Release Date: April 6 2009

- 90 Test Profiles
- 39 Test Suites + PCQS
- GTK2 Graphical User Interface
- Enhanced *BSD Support
- Support For Reference System Comparisons
- Image Renderer Optimizations
- Updated Test Options
Complete Change-Log

Phoronix Test Suite 1.6 "Tydal"

Release Date: January 20 2009

- 89 Test Profiles
- 36 Test Suites + PCQS
- Options To Build Your Own Suite
- An Adobe PDF Generator For Test Results
- Support Multiple Arguments When Installing/Running Tests
- Introduce bilde_renderer, Add Support For Rendering Adobe Flash / SWF Graphs
- Support For Virtual Suites
- New Features In pts-core
- Numerous New Options
Complete Change-Log

Phoronix Test Suite 1.4 "Orkdal"

Release Date: November 3 2008

- 84 Test Profiles
- 34 Test Suites + PCQS
- Mac OS X Support
- Cascading Test Profiles
- Self-Contained Test Profiles
- More Modules
- WINE-based Tests
- OpenSolaris 2008.11 Support
- SVG Graph Rendering Option
Complete Change-Log

Phoronix Test Suite 1.2 "Malvik"

Release Date: September 3 2008

- 76 Test Profiles
- 38 Test Suites
- Improved Hardware Detection
        - Multi-Monitor Support
        - Multi-GPU Support
- Modular Plug-in Framework
        - System Monitoring Module
        - E-Mail Results Module
        - Graphics Override Module
        - Screensaver Control Module
- OpenSolaris 2008.05 Support
- FreeBSD / *BSD Support
- Improved Graph Rendering
- Result Analysis Option
- Improved Documentation
Complete Change-Log

Phoronix Test Suite 1.0 "Trondheim"

Release Date: June 5 2008

Initial Stable Release
- 57 Test Profiles
- 23 Test Suites
- Download Caching Support
- XML-based Test / Suite System
- Support For Managing External Dependencies
- Basic Hardware, Software Detection Support
- Automated Test Installation
- Integrated Results Viewer
- Line, Bar, Boolean Graphing Support
- Batch Mode Support
- Global Test Upload Capability
- Support Across All Major Linux Distributions
Complete Change-Log