This page is for linking other useful projects/tools that can be used with ns-3.
- Ohio University's tcptrace is useful for TCP checking.
- An ns-3 port of yavista would be welcome. Note: Morgan Redfield at University of Washington started to work on this but the project was suspended; code is archived here: http://code.nsnam.org/redfieldm/ns-3-dev-yavista2/. Someone else is welcome to pick it up.
- Matplotlib can be used with ns-3 python programs.
ns-3 has support for these tools (in src/contrib/topology-read:
Mobility scenario generators
- ns-2 setdest
- TraceMetrics TraceMetrics is a trace file analyzer for Network Simulator 3 (ns-3).
The main goal is to perform a quick analysis of the trace file produced by ns-3's simulations and calculate useful metrics for research and performance measurement.