ZeST is a TUI program for stressing filesystems/disks. Depnding only on curses, it works on any POSIX system. It uses fork()s and a named fifo for IPC. Individual process can be killed if one were to start too many and this would not interrupt the test.

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ZeST running 20 processes (all currently writing).

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