How to Check How Many Writes Are Done While You Build?

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

In the following post I’ll show you how you can measure how many read and writes (in bytes) your build takes. This may prove useful since the amount of writes can have a tremendous effect on the build total time. More on how to shorten your build time in a future post. Step 1: Download Process Monitor The key for measuring the build read and writes is to download the great tool by Sysinternals, Process Monitor. Process Monitor is a tool which monitors all the processes in your system for several activities, like: file-access, registry, etc....