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Phoronix Test Suite 5.2.1 Released With Minor Updates

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Published on 11 July 2014 09:30 AM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Phoronix
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One month after the release of Phoronix Test Suite 5.2, the first (and only planned) point release to "Khanino" is now available for open-source benchmarking.

Phoronix Test Suite 5.2.1 simply incorporates the fixes and minor improvements that have come about over the past month while the major development efforts are now focused around Phoronix Test Suite 5.4-Lipki, which will be released in the next three months.

Among the changes in Phoronix Test Suite 5.2.1 are some graph alignment improvements, Deepin Desktop Environment detection, improved reading of the NVIDIA proprietary driver GPU utilization level, the result-file-to-text sub-command has been vastly improved, and other improvements were merged.

The latest release of our open-source, cross-platform automated benchmarking software can be downloaded at Phoronix-Test-Suite.com.

Phoronix Test Suite 5.2.1-Khanino
11 July 2014


- pts-core: Add VDPAU as a dependency to the xorg-video external dependency on more platforms
- pts-core: Don't check OpenBenchmarking.org credentials when the network is down
- pts-core: Rework result-file-to-text sub-command, show text-based graph results
- phodevi: Improve NVIDIA binary driver GPU utilization detection
- phodevi: Add DDE / Deepin Desktop Environment detection
- pts_Graph: Few minor graph alignment corrections

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Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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