backyards demoapp load start 🔗︎

Start sending traffic to the demo application

Synopsis 🔗︎

The command starts a new deployment that will generate HTTP load on the demo application.

    The generated load will vary over time, it will fluctuate between min-rps and max-rps over the
    swing-period timeframe.

    When invoked without additional flags the command will start loading the demo application with
    sane defaults.
backyards demoapp load start [flags]

Options 🔗︎

  -h, --help                    help for start
      --max-rps int             Maximum RPS of the load (default 30)
      --min-rps int             Minimum RPS of the load (default 10)
      --requests-cpu uint       The load generator's requested cpu shares in millicores (default 250)
      --requests-memory uint    The load generator's requested memory in megabytes (default 128)
      --rps int                 If specified a constant load of this RPS is put on the demo application
      --swing-period duration   How much time should it take to go from min to max and min again (default 23m0s)

Options inherited from parent commands 🔗︎

      --accept-license                   Accept the license:
      --backyards-namespace string       Namespace in which Backyards is installed [$BACKYARDS_NAMESPACE] (default "backyards-system")
      --base-url string                  Custom Backyards base URL (uses port forwarding or proxying if empty)
      --cacert string                    The CA to use for verifying Backyards' server certificate
      --color                            use colors on non-tty outputs (default true)
      --context string                   name of the kubeconfig context to use
      --demo-namespace string            Namespace for demo application (default "backyards-demo")
      --formatting.force-color           force color even when non in a terminal
      --interactive                      ask questions interactively even if stdin or stdout is non-tty
      --istio-revision string            Istio control plane revision (format: [istio-resource-name].[namespace])
  -c, --kubeconfig string                path to the kubeconfig file to use for CLI requests
  -p, --local-port int                   Use this local port for port forwarding / proxying to Backyards (when set to 0, a random port will be used) (default -1)
      --non-interactive                  never ask questions interactively
  -o, --output string                    output format (table|yaml|json) (default "table")
      --persistent-config-file string    Backyards persistent config file to use instead of the default at ~/.banzai/backyards/
      --resource-wait-timeout duration   The length of time to wait before giving up on waiting for resource coditions to met (default 5m0s)
      --token string                     Authentication token to use to communicate with Backyards
      --use-portforward                  Use port forwarding instead of proxying to reach Backyards
  -v, --verbose                          turn on debug logging