Addressing scheme

Alex Rousskov rousskov at
Tue Sep 30 20:19:39 UTC 2008

On Sun, 2008-09-28 at 16:25 +0300, Oskar Svadkovskey wrote:

> I have a question regarding the addressing for polymix4. It’s said
> that the bench id should be between 100 and 199. It should be the
> second octet in address spaces and the third in host IPs. Due to
> limitations of our current network configuration I simply can’t use
> something between 100 and 99 in these octets of the address spaces.
> What I am missing here??? I  see the customized pg file  runs ok and
> creates load without benchmark ID.

The strict rules were designed for cache-offs and other product
comparisons where it was very important that all participants know what
to expect and can expect similar testing conditions.

You should customize the workloads to fit your environment as necessary.

Good luck,


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