02 July 2013

WSN Flooding Routing Protocol (WFRP) in Network Simulator (NS-2.35)

Installation of WFRP (WSN flooding routing protocol) as given in the site http://elmurod.net/en/index.php/archives/157.
This post will help you to install the wfrp protocol in the Network Simulator 2.35 (ns-2.35) and you can run this without any bug or error
Here are the files to be corrected and downloaded: Download this Zip file and uncompress it and copy it to the relevant folders as given below (Instead of manual changes, you can copy the files and recompile) – Please take a backup of your NS-2.35 folder as these changes may affect your existing recompiled sources.
Copy these three files (wfrp.cc, wfrp.h, wfrp_packet.h)  in the folder called ~ns-2.35/wfrp
  • ~ns-2.35/Makefile.in
  • ~ns-2.35/queue/priqueue.cc
  • ~ns-2.35/common/packet.h
  • ~ns-2.35/trace/cmu-trace.h
  • ~ns-2.35/trace/cmu-trace.cc
  • ~ns-2.35/tcl/lib/ns-packet.tcl
  • ~ns-2.35/tcl/lib/ns-lib.tcl
  • ~ns-2.35/tcl/lib/ns-agent.tcl
  • ~ns-2.35/tcl/lib/ns-mobilenode.tcl
Here are the following changes (changes gives in the Black Circle) in ~ns-2.35/queue/priqueue.cc
wfrp1
here are the 3 changes in the ~ns-2.35/common/packet.h file
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wfrp3
wfrp4
changes in the ~ns-2.35/trace/cmu-trace.cc  file
wfrp5
~ns-2.35/trace/cmu-trace.h
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~ns-2.35/tcl/lib/ns-packet.tcl
wfrp7
~ns-2.35/tcl/lib/ns-lib.tcl (two changes)
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wfrp10
~ns-2.35/tcl/lib/ns-mobile.tcl
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Here is the Makefile.in changes
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If you don’t have patience to see the images above, please look the video for doing the WFRP Protocol
Once all these steps are completed, Open the terminal and go to the ~ns-2.35/ folder and give these commands one by one
$ ./configure
$ make
If no errors in the compilation, execute the wfrp_802_15_4.tcl (given in the zip file), using
$ ns wfrp_802_15_4.tcl 
This file will generate the trace and nam file. Use the NAM file to see the animation using
$ nam filename.nam