Run-time options to vary for tests.
Compile-time options to vary for tests.
Compile- or run-time options to add.
: Verify that that the reads are actually using the parallel code.
: Run a set of reads with bes_serial.conf and bes.conf - compare times
: Get the whole file - get the time
Find the cross-over point.
: Build code with keep-alive off
: Run the serial code that way, maybe the parallel code too.
Re-run the tests using a production build.
Measure the transfer-only time.