Ns2 for Windows 10

This is the article which is proposed to tell indispensable fine points about the implementation of network simulator 2 in windows 10.

Phase: I

As the first process, we have to download the VMware workstation player in windows 10 using the below mentioned web link.


Link to Download VMware Workstation

Phase: II

Simultaneously, we have to download and install the Ubuntu 20.10 VM image using the below mentioned URL.


Downloading Ubuntu

Following that, we have to extract the downloaded zip file and open the VMware workstation player and click the “open a virtual machine” option to integrate with VMware workstation.

Phase: III

In addition to that, we have to download the packages based on network simulator 2 in windows 10 using the following URL.


URL to Download Ns2

Phase: IV

While completing the process of downloading, we have to install the Ns2 in windows 10 through the execution of below mentioned commands in Ubuntu terminal window.

cd ns-allinone-2.35/

sudo ./install

Installation of Ns2

Phase: V

We have to execute the below mentioned commands in Ubuntu terminal window to run the Ns2 simulation in Windows 10.

cd /home/research/Desktop/ns2_simulation

sudo ./ns main.tcl

Execution of Ns2 Simulation

Suppose, if you have any issues while implementing by your own just make a call to get clear about the execution of network simulator 2.

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