Phoronix Test Suite 7.6 Released

Written by Michael Larabel in Phoronix Test Suite on 7 December 2017 at 09:27 AM EST. 14 Comments
Phoronix Test Suite 7.6.0-Alvdal is now available as the latest quarterly feature update to our cross-platform, open-source benchmarking software.

Among the improvements to find in Phoronix Test Suite 7.6 include:

- Significant BSD operating system support improvements. Many of those BSD improvements revolve around improved hardware/software detection and other areas as outlined previously in this article.

- Official support for macOS 10.13 High Sierra.

- External dependency support on LEDE and Midnight BSD.

- Various portability improvements.

- Phodevi (Phoronix Device Interface) improvements including new sensors of gpu.memory-usage and memory.temp. There is also a variety of other hardware/software detection improvements including NVMe temperature support, Bcache reporting, improved CPU core/thread reporting, improved memory model detection, nvidia-smi GPU power consumption reporting, and more.

- Various minor fixes and enhancements.

Phoronix Test Suite 7.6.0 is available for download from or GitHub. Happy benchmarking!
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