Updated: NS-2.33 and HWMP rev 183 on Intrepid Ibex 8.10

  • Posted February 16, 2009. Last modified June 7, 2010 by

This post is some quick instructions on how to install ns-2.33 and the hybrid wireless mesh protocol (hwmp) on Ubuntu Intrepid Ibex. More detail will be added later, just for quick reference right now.


Update Ubuntu:

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get upgrade
sudo apt-get install libxt-dev

Download the NS-2.33 and HWMP All-in-One Package here:

Updated with new link: *

wget https://forge.iitp.ru/ns2/hwmp/ns-2.33_hwmp_rev183.patch.bz2

Untar the file:

tar xvf ns*.tar.bz2

Configure and Install NS2

cd ns
sudo make install

All ready to go. Enjoy.

34 comments on “Updated: NS-2.33 and HWMP rev 183 on Intrepid Ibex 8.10”


    i download the HWMP protocol. All is working fine, but don’t work
    proactive mode. I tried to uncomment line #define ROOT_INDEX (4). But it
    doesn’t change anything.I don’t know what I doing
    wrong. plz help me to bring proactive mode. my email address is iftikhar_icp@yahoo.com


      i have the same problem than you (i would like to implement hwmp on ns2.28).
      Can you tell me if you have resolved your problem and how did you do it?
      thank you in advance.

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