All-at-once – It is the easy way to quick download and install the ns2. Latest version can download from the following link by using any web browser. http://www.isi.edu/nsnam/ns/ns-build.html#allinone http://sourceforge.net/projects/nsnam/files/allinone/ns-allinone-2.34/ This ns-allinone-2.34.tar.gz contains all necessary components and some other optional components for running ns. I would suggest who hasn't installed NS-2 previously would be better to get the Ns allinone package and install it. From-all-the-pieces – It’s really tough to find the required package commencing from-all-the-pieces and its installation. You can download ns2all- the-pieces from the below web-link: http://www.isi.edu/nsnam/ns/ns-build.html#pieces
How to install NS-2 in a Linux/UNIX environment
It is more easy to install NS2 in Linux than the window OS. Following are the steps for installation of ns-allinone-2.34 on Fedora Core /Linux environment. After downloading ns-allinone-2.34.tar.gz User must login as a root user for installing ns2 in Linux 1) Copy the ns-allinone-2.34.tar.gz folder in user/opt directory. 2) Open the terminal and go in user/opt directory. Give ls command.
3) You will see that ns-allinone-2.34 folder is in zip format, give the following command tar -xzvf ns-allinone-2.34.tar.gz (extracting files where; x = extract, z = unzip, v = validate , f = file) 4) This will...