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by katsura
Thu Jan 23, 2020 2:35 am
Forum: AmorphousMemoryMark
Topic: FAQ
Replies: 0
Views: 794

FAQ

Q: Is there a non-Mac App Store version of AmorphousMemoryMark? A: No. AmorphousMemoryMark is only available on Mac App Store. https://apps.apple.com/app/amorphousmemorymark/id1495719766 Q: Why is the app icon so ugly? A: I wish I could draw, paint, design app icons, and more. I will replace it with...
by katsura
Thu Dec 26, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: AmorphousDiskMark
Topic: CAUTION: INTENSE READ/WRITE ACCESS DURING MEASUREMENT MAY TRIGGER A DEVICE FAILURE.
Replies: 0
Views: 6615

CAUTION: INTENSE READ/WRITE ACCESS DURING MEASUREMENT MAY TRIGGER A DEVICE FAILURE.

=== DISCLAIMER === CAUTION: INTENSE READ/WRITE ACCESS DURING MEASUREMENT MAY TRIGGER A DEVICE FAILURE. https://apple.stackexchange.com/questions/84907/can-hard-drive-benchmark-apps-damage-your-hard-drive Keep in mind that it would be nothing but a coincidence if it would fail during the benchmark. h...
by katsura
Wed Oct 23, 2019 11:40 pm
Forum: AmorphousDiskMark
Topic: FAQ: how come write is faster than read?
Replies: 0
Views: 16087

FAQ: how come write is faster than read?

i'm guessing the write cache on the storage device is contributing to this behavior. to be confirmed... fio exhibits the same issue. APPLE SSD SM0512F: Read: 26.8MB/s Write: 102MB/s $ fio --name=test --ioengine=posixaio --direct=1 --gtod_reduce=1 --bs=4k --iodepth=1 --size=500M --readwrite=randread ...
by katsura
Tue Aug 20, 2019 9:47 pm
Forum: AmorphousDiskMark
Topic: FAQ: unexpectedly slow performance
Replies: 0
Views: 28045

FAQ: unexpectedly slow performance

if other process uses the disk while you measure the disk performance, you get slower than expected performance. Time Machine: make sure Time Machine is not backing up (accessing the storage device). this usually happens every hour if you have Time Machine enabled. you can check the Time Machine men...
by katsura
Mon Mar 05, 2018 4:48 pm
Forum: ProPhase/ProLevel
Topic: Soundflower (free audio routing software)
Replies: 1
Views: 11707

Re: Soundflower (free audio routing software)

https://github.com/mattingalls/Soundflower/releases/ " The SoundflowerBed app is retired. A new replacement is in the works. In the meantime, you can take your chances with an older version of Soundflowerbed, but you can do a lot with a Multi-Output Aggregate Device . Here's an example: Say i want t...
by katsura
Thu Dec 28, 2017 11:58 pm
Forum: AmorphousDiskMark
Topic: You may need to disable your antivirus software
Replies: 0
Views: 56221

You may need to disable your antivirus software

some antivirus software may cache files on memory which causes the AmorphousDiskMark measurement to be inaccurate/useless. please try disabling your antivirus software to see if it helps the measurement result to be more reasonable or within a range of something you would expect from your storage de...
by katsura
Fri Sep 22, 2017 5:40 am
Forum: Sirds
Topic: Sirds AppleScript sample
Replies: 0
Views: 30107

Sirds AppleScript sample

(* drop generate SIRDS AppleScript droplet for Sirds Copyright (c) 2006-2009 Katsura Shareware. All rights reserved. generates stereogram image files from image files/folders dropped on to this AppleScript droplet. *) property useCrossEyedView : false on processFile(aFile) tell application "Sirds" ...