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Re: Windows UDP packet generator software?
From: Carlos Alcantar <carlos () race com>
Date: Sat, 31 Dec 2011 08:54:15 +0000
+1 on iperf there is also jperf gui for the people that don't like iperf
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From: Ryan Pavely <paradox () nac net>
Date: Thu, 22 Dec 2011 18:24:19 -0500
To: "nanog () nanog org" <nanog () nanog org>
Subject: Re: Windows UDP packet generator software?
If anyone needs a per-compiled iPerf.exe, no need for cygwin libraries,
It's a great tool!
Director Research And Development
Net Access Corporation
On 12/22/2011 3:20 PM, Larry Blunk wrote:
On 12/22/2011 02:36 PM, Sean Harlow wrote:
iperf might be able to do what you need and there are Windows builds
available, but I'm not sure if it has a mode where it's not flooding
the network trying to test maximum speed. Is there a reason that
standard ICMP pings aren't appropriate if you just want packet loss
info? Obviously every platform worth using has ping built in.
sean () seanharlow info
In UDP mode, iperf sends at 1 Mbps by default. You change
the rate with the -b flag. There's an iperf-2.0.5-cygwin
build floating around for Windows.