Debian and Ubuntu Linux install stress testing load tool

Fig.02: Install stress tool on a Debian/Ubuntu Linux

Fig.02: Install stress tool on a Debian/Ubuntu Linux

Stress is tool to impose load on and stress test Debian and Ubuntu Linux based server. To install type apt-get command:

# apt-get install stress

Sample outputs:

Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
The following package was automatically installed and is no longer required:
Use 'apt-get autoremove' to remove it.
The following NEW packages will be installed:
0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
Need to get 0 B/20.5 kB of archives.
After this operation, 94.2 kB of additional disk space will be used.
Selecting previously unselected package stress.
(Reading database ... 42876 files and directories currently installed.)
Unpacking stress (from .../stress_1.0.1-1_amd64.deb) ...
Processing triggers for man-db ...
Processing triggers for install-info ...
Setting up stress (1.0.1-1) ...

Examples and usage: How To Stress Test CPU and Memory (VM) On a Linux and Unix With Stress-ng