Download the latest release of YCSB:
wget https://github.com/downloads/brianfrankcooper/YCSB/ycsb-0.1.4.tar.gz tar xfvz ycsb-0.1.4 cd ycsb-0.1.4
Set up a database to benchmark. There is a README file under each binding directory.
Run YCSB command.
bin/ycsb load basic -P workloads/workloada bin/ycsb run basic -P workloads/workloada
ycsbcommand without any argument will print the usage.
See https://github.com/brianfrankcooper/YCSB/wiki/Running-a-Workload for a detailed documentation on how to run a workload.
See https://github.com/brianfrankcooper/YCSB/wiki/Core-Properties for the list of available workload properties.