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Benchmarking differs from testing only in that program timings are computed
and compared with reference timings. Calling the script as
performs the test, calculates the CPU and wall clock timings, and writes the
raw results to the TESTTIMINGS.sysname.nodename
file. Auxiliary scripts Tbtim and Tblist help to
convert this data to a more readable form and produce summaries as LATEX tables. The Tbtim script creates a summary of benchmark results
for a given computer platform from the original timings file.
Tblist produces benchmark comparisons of different platforms.
The corresponding timings files must be provided as arguments to the
Tblist script. For more details and options, see TBTIM
-help and TBLIST -help.