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authorChristian Grothoff <>2020-03-20 18:54:44 +0100
committerChristian Grothoff <>2020-03-20 18:54:57 +0100
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document how to run benchmark tool
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[**-c** *CONFIG_FILENAME* | **--config=**\ ‌\ *CONFIG_FILENAME*]
-[**-b** *BANK_URL* | **—bank-url=**\ ‌\ *BANK_URL*]
+[**-b** *BANK_URL* | **—bank-url=**\ ‌\ *BANK_URL*] [-f] [-K]
[**-n** *HOWMANY_COINS* | **--coins-number=**\ ‌\ *HOWMANY_COINS*]
[**-l** *LOGLEVEL* | **--log-level=**\ ‌\ *LOGLEVEL*]
[**-h** | **--help**]
@@ -37,6 +37,16 @@ that table are always erased during a single benchmark run.
(Mandatory) The URL where the fakebank listens at. Must match the
host component in the exchange’s escrow account “payto” URL.
+**-f** \| **--fakebank**
+ Launch a fakebank instead of the Python bank. Only meaningful if the
+ mode is to launch more than just a client. Note that using the
+ fakebank will cause the benchmark application to reset all databases
+ as the fakebank is stateless and thus previous database state would
+ inherently cause trouble.
+**-K** \| **--linger**
+ Linger around until keypress after the benchmark is done.
**-n** *HOWMANY_COINS* \| **--coins-number=**\ ‌\ *HOWMANY_COINS*
Defaults to 1. Specifies how many coins this benchmark should
withdraw and spend. After being spent, each coin will be refreshed
@@ -53,7 +63,7 @@ that table are always erased during a single benchmark run.
See Also
-taler-exchange-dbinit(1), taler-exchange-keyup(1),
+taler-exchange-dbinit(1), taler-exchange-keyup(1), taler-merchant-benchmark(1),
taler-exchange-httpd(1), taler.conf(5)