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MANET Routing Protocols using ns3

#AODV #OLSR #MANETs #DSDV #DSR

Download the Code here: 
https://drive.google.com/open?id=1OkVOsifjN9UfQjPGvfR7OuS-x_GBRgCV

Check the Video for Detailed instruction and how to use the plots, graphs and source code.


Comparison of MANET routing Protocols

1. AODV
2. DSDV
3. DSR
4. OLSR
using NS3 (Network Simulator 3)
B.Tech, M.Tech, PhD...
1. Reactive Vs Proactive routing
2. PErformance comparison of MANET protocols
3. AODV Vs DSDV Comparison

https://www.nsnam.com and also at my channel.

What Version: ns-3.29
My Ubunut OS is: Ubuntu 18.04

This file we are going to use for our simulation:
/home/networks/ns-allinone-3.29/ns-3.29/examples/routing/manet-routing-compare.cc

Once you under stand the code, now lets run this example

Step 1: Copy the above file in to ~ns-3.29/scratch/ folder

Step 2: Understand this code.
Step 3: Run this code
Open the terminal, Go to ns-3.29 and run the following command

$] ./waf --run scratch/manet-routing-compare

enable the following header file

#include "ns3/flow-monitor-helper.h"

four files got generated
AODV.csv
AODV.mob
AODV.flomon
temp.data

Parameters:
Number of nodes: 50
No of sinks : 10
Mobility Model:
Propagation Model: ConstantSpeedPropagationDelay
Propagation Loss Model: Friis
Position Allocator: RandomRectangularPositionAllocator
Mac: AdhocWifiMAC
Mac Standard: 802.11B
Bps: 2Kbps
Total Simulation Time: 200 seconds
Node speed: 20m/s
Node pause time: 0
Protocol: AODV


To run the flowmon file, use of temp.py is advised.

to run the file, use the following

$] python flow.py AODV.flowmon

Find the python script here.

#beginning of Script

from xml.etree import ElementTree as ET
import sys
import matplotlib.pyplot as pylab
et=ET.parse(sys.argv[1])
bitrates=[]
losses=[]
delays=[]
for flow in et.findall("FlowStats/Flow"):
for tpl in et.findall("Ipv4FlowClassifier/Flow"):
if tpl.get('flowId')==flow.get('flowId'):
break
if tpl.get('destinationPort')=='654':
continue
losses.append(int(flow.get('lostPackets')))

rxPackets=int(flow.get('rxPackets'))
if rxPackets==0:
bitrates.append(0)
else:
t0=float(flow.get('timeFirstRxPacket')[:-2])
t1=float(flow.get("timeLastRxPacket")[:-2])
duration=(t1-t0)*1e-9
bitrates.append(8*long(flow.get("rxBytes"))/duration*1e-3)
delays.append(float(flow.get('delaySum')[:-2])*1e-9/rxPackets)

pylab.subplot(311)
pylab.hist(bitrates,bins=40)
pylab.xlabel("Flow Bit Rates (b/s)")
pylab.ylabel("Number of Flows")

pylab.subplot(312)
pylab.hist(bitrates,bins=40)
pylab.xlabel("No of Lost Packets")
pylab.ylabel("Number of Flows")

pylab.subplot(313)
pylab.hist(bitrates,bins=10)
pylab.xlabel("Delay in Seconds")
pylab.ylabel("Number of Flows")

pylab.subplots_adjust(hspace=0.4)
pylab.savefig("results.pdf")

#End of Script

We can plot using gnuplot (through CSV File) and matplotlib(Flow monitor)
All these examples, runs for 50 nodes

whenever you compare protocols,have three different sets of node numbers

10 nodes, 50 nodes, 100 nodes and compare them with various metrics as mentioned above...

To analsyse .tr files, we need to use tracemetrics
its a jar file that can be run using

$] java -jar tracemetrics.jar

Hope you would have got an idea on how to simulate wireless protocols using ns3.


Comments

  1. Dear Sir, how i can simulate VANET routing protocol in NS3.29 using SUMO 1.2.0 and MOVE.jar on windows 10

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  2. you're the king, man! such explicit and down-to-earth c++ codes and other files explanation, I've never seen a better one elsewhere! thx for your effort!

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  3. Hello, i can use on this script ENERGY MODEL, how i can use? can you help me? i need compare AODV,OLSR and DSDV energy consumption.
    thank you for your help!

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  4. Many Thanks for the nice video and explanation. Can i modify the code to use TCP instead of UDP? How ?

    Regards
    Derar

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    1. Did you get that, if yes, can you please help how to run particular tcp in manet?

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  5. Hello, thank you for the videos and the explanation I tried to do the same steps with OLSR but the result file has no output.. "I did change the destination port as in OLSR.flowmon and there is no error, yet there is no output.

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    1. hola, tal vez pudo resolver este problema?

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  6. python flow.py manet-routing-compare.flowmon
    File "flow.py", line 23
    bitrates.append(8*long(flow.get("rxBytes"))/duration*1e-3)
    ^
    IndentationError: unexpected indent

    Hi and good day
    i received the above error when i implement python cod3

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    Replies
    1. i also encountered the same problem. can you gotten a solution to it? Anybody to help us out? thank you

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  7. python flow.py manet-routing-compare.flowmon
    File "flow.py", line 23
    bitrates.append(8*long(flow.get("rxBytes"))/duration*1e-3)
    ^
    IndentationError: unexpected indent

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  8. Sir Kindly tell me about updated research protocols in ad-hoc network plzz i am very confused to select topic in my thesis..

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  9. tanvir@tas:~/ns-allinone-3.29/ns-3.29$ ./waf --pyrun scratch/first.py
    Waf: Entering directory `/home/tanvir/ns-allinone-3.29/ns-3.29/build'
    Waf: Leaving directory `/home/tanvir/ns-allinone-3.29/ns-3.29/build'
    Build commands will be stored in build/compile_commands.json
    'build' finished successfully (6.625s)
    Traceback (most recent call last):
    File "scratch/first.py", line 16, in
    import ns.applications
    ImportError: No module named ns.applications
    Command ['/usr/bin/python', 'scratch/first.py'] exited with code 1

    Sir, How to solve it?

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  10. how to get animation this source code ?

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  11. cedi@CediPC:~/ns-allinone-3.33/ns-3.33$ python3 flow.py AODV.flowmon
    Traceback (most recent call last):
    File "flow.py", line 23, in
    bitrates.append(8*long(flow.get("rxBytes"))/duration*1e-3)
    NameError: name 'long' is not defined



    i get NameError. Can any one help me?

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