crtest - Man Page

test cases for QDBM Curia


crtest write [-s] [-lob] name rnum bnum dnum
crtest read [-wb] [-lob] name
crtest rcat [-c] name rnum bnum dnum pnum align
crtest combo name
crtest wicked [-c] name rnum


The command `crtest' is a utility for facility test and performance test.  Check a database generated by the command or measure the execution time of the command.  This command is used in the following format.  `name' specifies a database name.  `rnum' specifies the number of records.  `bnum' specifies the number of elements of a bucket array.  `dnum' specifies the number of division of a database.  `pnum' specifies the number of patterns of the keys.  `align' specifies the basic size of alignment.  `fbpsiz' specifies the size of the free block pool.

crtest write [-s] [-lob] name rnum bnum dnum

Store records with keys of 8 bytes.  They change as `00000001', `00000002'...

crtest read [-wb] [-lob] name

Retrieve all records of the database above.

crtest rcat [-c] name rnum bnum dnum pnum align fbpsiz

Store records with partway duplicated keys using concatenate mode.

crtest combo name

Perform combination test of various operations.

crtest wicked [-c] name rnum

Perform updating operations selected at random.

Options feature the following.

-s : make the files sparse.
-lob : handle large objects.
-wb : use the function `crgetwb' instead of the function `crget'.
-c : perform comparison test with map of Cabin.

This command returns 0 on success, another on failure.  The environment variable `QDBMDBGFD' specifies the file descriptor to output the history of updating the variable `dpecode'.

See Also

qdbm(3), curia(3)


QDBM was written by Mikio Hirabayashi <>.


2005-06-01 Man Page Quick Database Manager