[Scottish] Network speed testing

Miah Gregory scottish at mailman.lug.org.uk
Fri Jan 17 15:04:01 2003

On Fri, 17 Jan 2003, Mark Robinson wrote:

> One of my clients has a wireless link between two of their buildings.
> They have no idea what speed it runs at, and they're no longer in
> touch with the company that put it in. What (linux based) software is
> there for testing throughput over ethernet?  I can isolate both ends
> of the link for a short while, with a linux box directly connected to
> each end.

You could try bing (<http://www.cnam.fr/reseau/bing.html>). I think it
should serve your purposes adequately.

Miah Gregory