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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

Ant Colony algorithm using NS2

Ant Colony Algorithm in NS2 for Wired Networks.

Please follow the video for full instructions 



I am running in Ubuntu 20.04

Ant Colony


There are multiple files in Ant Colony (we use a protocol called Antnet) which i have already included in my blog called
https://www.nsnam.com 

Lets go to my Blog. And Search for Ant Colony and Download the complete folder AntNet as shown in the video.

Now Copy paste the files in their corresponding location:

My Location if ns2 is 
/home/pradeepkumar/ns-allinone-2.35/ns-2.35/
Inside this folder, the files have to be pasted in differnet sub folders... 
Let me show you one by one...

cmu-trace.cc and cmu-trace.h have to be pasted to ~trace/
drop-tail.cc and drop-tail.h ---- ~queue/
Makefile.in to be replaced in the ns-2.35/ folder.

ns-default.tcl, ns-lib.tcl and ns-packet.tcl to be pasted at 
~tcl/lib

packet.h to be replaced at common/ folder.



priqueue.cc and priqueue.h to be pasted at queue/

antnet/ folder have to be copied to ns-2.35/ folder (this is very important as this is the main algorithm.)

Step 2: 
Change the GCC and G++ compiler in the Makefile.in as this is very important, else you might get errors if you leave the default GCC.

Please refer my following video on how to install ns2.35 in ubuntu 20.04.

Open Makefile.in

Change the following lines as given below

CC = gcc-4.8
CPP = g++-4.8

Step 3: Now Compile it
Open a Terminal.
$] cd ns-allinone-2.35/ns-2.35/
$] ./configure
$] make clean
$] make 

This might take some time based on the speed of your computer.
Without errors, successfully installed.... 

Step 4: 
Now lets understand the algorithm and packet structure.

Step 5:
Running the TCL File.

$] ns simpleant.tcl

We got three files simple.tr and simple.nam and rtable.txt
https://www.nsnam.com/2014/11/app-tool-for-analysing-tracefiles-for.html?q=ant+colony

Use of APP Tool Master.

URLs
Ant Colony Algorithm
https://www.nsnam.com/2015/03/ant-colony-algorithm-antnet-in-ns-235.html

APP Tools to analyse trace files.
https://www.nsnam.com/2014/11/app-tool-for-analysing-tracefiles-for.html

To download the Ant colony algorithm
https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/0B4nUSbTYSK4TflVJRDVXQ1QzTUo0bUJWUlAyZkx4UFdzQzJhYkpvWXU5N0k4QlE5Yl9tOFE

Thanks for watching my video...




Comments

  1. how can i pass a measure the performance of video streaming over mmwave with ns3?

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  2. how can i pass a measure the performance of video streaming over mmwave with ns3?

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  3. Can you show the implementation in NS3

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  4. Dear Dr really u are a wonderful person,i appreciate your motivation to share your knowledge to us.once again 10q.
    i am working in WSN to minimize energy consumption and to maximize the lifetime of the network using clustering algorithm of GA.so could u help how to cluster a WSN and make a multi hop routing.

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  5. Sir, Can you please explain how to convert this code to run in Ns3.

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  6. Dear Sir,
    Can you please explain how to convert this code to run in Ns3.
    How to modifier AODV by integrating ACO to find the optimal path?
    Thanks.

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  7. Thanks very much Sir, please Sir can you show how to applied antNet to a WSN with NS2.
    Please Dr...

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