Mike Gerwitz

Activist for User Freedom

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authorMike Gerwitz <mike.gerwitz@ryansg.com>2019-12-04 09:57:08 -0500
committerMike Gerwitz <mike.gerwitz@ryansg.com>2020-02-24 14:56:28 -0500
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The configure script will determine if nightly is required for running benchmarks, because `test` is currently an unstable feature.
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$ make fmt check
+## Benchmarking
+Benchmarks serve two purposes: external integration tests (which are subject
+to module visibility constraints) and actual benchmarking. To run
+benchmarks, invoke `make bench`.
+Note that link-time optimizations (LTO) are performed on the binary for
+benchmarking so that its performance reflects release builds that will be
+used in production.
+The `configure` script will automatically detect whether the `test` feature
+is unstable (as it was as of the time of writing) and, if so, will
+automatically fall back to invoking nightly (by running `cargo +nightly
+If you do not have nightly, run you install it via `rustup install nightly`.