The dbping -st 1 option performs an eternity worth of testing (4 seconds!) and uses up 200 connection numbers.

Once upon a time (say, 2004) four seconds was a short time for measuring performance but that was then and this is now... dbping -st 0.1 makes sense but alas it does not work.

asked 24 Feb '15, 14:18

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As you found out, you can't specify a shorter time than one second.

I don't understand the motivation for specifying a shorter time. What is the issue with using 200 connection numbers?

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answered 25 Feb '15, 09:06

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