Our research experts have enlisted the step by step process of installing network simulator 2 in Ubuntu through this article. Let’s start this article with the initial step to install the Ns2.
Download Ns2 on Ubuntu
Initially, we have to download the network simulator 2 packets in Ubuntu using the below mentioned URL.
Then, we have to copy and download the packages into the Ubuntu home folder/ns-allinone-2.35. The execution of below mentioned commands in Ubuntu terminal is used to extract the contents of packages and all the files are extracted into the folder namely, ns-allinone-2.35/ns-2.35.
tar -xvzf ns-src-2.35.tar.gz
Install Basic Required Packages
Following that, we have to install the required packages for the installation of Ns2 using the following commands.
sudo apt-get install build-essential autoconf automake libxmu-dev
sudo apt-get install gcc-4.4
Install Ns2 on Ubuntu
To install the Ns2 packages in Ubuntu, we have to execute the below mentioned commands in Ubuntu terminal.
To conclude this article, we hope that we offered the required information to install network simulator and you can reach to aid more processes based on Ns2.