Ns2 Tutorial for Beginners in Ubuntu

Do you guys want to know a lot about the execution of network simulator 2? You are at the right path because this article provides the complete assistance about the Ns2 execution in Ubuntu.

We have to begin with the process of downloading Ns-allinone-2.35 package from the following URL.


Link to Download Ns2

While completing the process of downloading, we have to extract the packages and execute the below mentioned commands in Ubuntu terminal.

cd /home/research/ns-allinone-2.35

sudo ./install

Simulation in Ns2

For your ease, we have highlighted the steps that are essential for the execution of Ns2 simulation.

  • Create source file using C++ and store that with the source code in ns-allinone-2.35/ns-2.35 folder
  • Creation of main simulation file using Tcl script language and store that in project location
  • Generation of animated results based Ns2 simulation trace files using Nam
  • Generation of graph values based on Ns2 simulation trace files using awk

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