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Installing ns-3.37 and ns-3.35 in Ubuntu | Ubuntu 22.04 | NS3

Multiple Versions of ns3 in Ubuntu 22.04 In this post, we are going to install two versions of ns3 namely ns-3.35 and ns-3.37  My OS is : Ubuntu 22.04 LTS (Long Term Support) ns-3.35 uses waf and (./waf --run scratch/first)  ns-3.37 uses cmake  (./ns3 run scratch/first.cc) So we will install both the packages  Go through the video for complete instructions To start with  $ sudo apt update  $ sudo apt install build-essential autoconf automake libxmu-dev g++ python3 python3-dev pkg-config sqlite3 cmake python3-setuptools git qtbase5-dev qtchooser qt5-qmake qtbase5-dev-tools gir1.2-goocanvas-2.0 python3-gi python3-gi-cairo python3-pygraphviz gir1.2-gtk-3.0 ipython3 openmpi-bin openmpi-common openmpi-doc libopenmpi-dev autoconf cvs bzr unrar gsl-bin libgsl-dev libgslcblas0 wireshark tcpdump sqlite sqlite3 libsqlite3-dev  libxml2 libxml2-dev libc6-dev libc6-dev-i386 libclang-dev llvm-dev automake python3-pip libxml2 libxml2-dev libboost-all-dev  I have downloaded both the versions of ns3 fr

Sample Files for Network Simulator 2

There are some example or sample files stored in the ns2 software itself
1. it is available in the following path

  • /opt/ns-allinone-2.31/ns-2.33/tcl/ex
  • the files can be running by issuing the command ns filename.tcl (only .tcl files can bu running using the command ns)
  • execute the command ns wireless-mitf.tcl (this will create two files in the same folder wireless_mitf.nam and wireless_mitf.tr)
  • nam files means Network Animator Files, these files can be executed by nam wireless_mitf.nam
  • the Trace files can be executed by xgraph which is an inbuilt tool in NS2.
  • But Tracegraph is a third party tool which will take .tr files as the source file and various waveforms will be plotted

Comments

  1. Sir,
    I m in search of Tracegraph Analyser but is not available on net, can you help me for it or attach it to my mail for my project work related to performance of AODV.
    Thanking you in anticipation.
    Regards,
    Nileshkumar

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  2. dear nilesh, check your mail

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  3. Sir,

    I am new to this ns2, i am doing a project which need aodv routing. Can you provide some material for learning.

    regards,

    Sree

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  4. sir,
    i couldnt download tracegraph and related MATLAB files from the net. i need it for my research work. could you please attach it to my mail.

    thanks in advance

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  5. Sir I have got the tracegraph and mglinstaller.exe file and it has also created the bin folder with the win32 folder inside it containing all the .dll files. But even after adding the path of this folder in the environment variables it still gives an error and not able to rectify this. Can you please help me out in this and tell me how to add the path in Windows7 without any errors. Thank you.

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  6. I tried to install ns2 in Ubuntu 11.04, I gave error. please give proper link(step) to install ns2

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