Mesh testing

Polychronis Ypodimatopoulos ypod at
Mon May 5 17:03:50 EDT 2008

Robert Withrow wrote:
> Polychronis Ypodimatopoulos wrote:
>> I 've been doing experiments on a 50-node testbed (703, Q2D14, 22.p9, 
>> simple mesh) and getting all 50 of them to communicate consistently 
>> has been hard, even in the absence no sharing or heavy workloads 
>> involved.
> How did you do the test?  Did you start them up one-by-one, in groups, 
> etc.  
Unfortunately, I had to start them up and update one-by-one, a very 
tiring process!
> How did you configure them to do just simple mesh with nothing else on 
> top?
There is no school server around, so the go to simple mesh by default. 
For my tests (on Cerebro), I didn't really care about this anyway.
> I don't have the cycles Bill has, but I'm interested in what 
> NetworkManager is doing too, so I'll help out where I can.
_Any_ help is greatly appreciated!


Polychronis Ypodimatopoulos
Graduate student
Viral Communications
MIT Media Lab
Tel: +1 (617) 459-6058

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