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pytest-benchmark - Tool for inspecting data from pytest benchmark fixture


pytest-benchmark [-h [COMMAND]] [--storage URI] [--netrc [NETRC]] [--verbose] {help, list or compare}


Display help and exit.
List saved runs.
Compare saved runs.

The compare command takes almost all the --benchmark options from the pytest benchmark fixture, minus the prefix. A complete list can be found in the documentation.

optional arguments:

show help message and exit
increase verbosity


Loads all benchmarks ran with that interpreter. Note the special quoting that disables your shell’s glob expansion.
Loads first run from all the interpreters.
Loads runs from exactly those files.


This manual page is Copyright © 2018 Hugo Lefeuvre <>. Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation.

March 2018 pytest-benchmark