Dear web developers,
we released a plugin for benchmarking your joomla installation. Our plugin will measure speed of yours plugins, modules and components.
Updated on March 11, 2015, This extension is now compatible with Joomla 3.4.8
1. Install with Joomla installer. Currently compatible with Joomla 1.5, Joomla 2.5 and Joomla 3.x
2. Proceed to Extensions -> Plugins
3. Search for System - Benchmark
4. Click "Patch Now" in the plugin's parameters
5. Enable the Plugin
6. Don't forget to unpatch before uninstall
General Info (Joomla 3.x)
This plugin no longer overrides the core Joomla files, but rather uses defines.php file to load overrides which measure loading time of your modules, plugins and component.
General Info (J1.5 and J.2.5)
This plugin will ovewrite (and create a backup) of these two Joomla core files:
The original files are from Joomla 1.5.25 or Joomla 1.7.5, patched to get the benchmark variables. If they cause problems, please restore them from
They will be automatically restored on uninstall of this plugin.
Direct download link: plg_benchmark.zip (Joomla 1.5 and Joomla 2.5)
Joomla 3.x version is only available via OPC Extensions bundle that can be installed from OPC Extensions tab at OPC backend
Released under GPL, free to use, distribute and modify.