[Babel-users] ANNOUNCE: babelz repository
bh at udev.org
Sat Jun 12 13:15:27 UTC 2010
On Sat, Jun 12, 2010 at 2:36 PM, Juliusz Chroboczek <jch at pps.jussieu.fr> wrote:
> The sources to the diversity-aware variant of babeld, babelz, are now
> available by doing
> darcs get http://www.pps.jussieu.fr/~jch/software/repos/babelz/
> Please not that this is experimental software, and not ready for use in
> production. Please note further that this is quite finished yet, as
> diversity type 3 is not implemented.
> Compiling babelz yields a babeld executable, which, by default, runs
> just like the stock babeld. In order to enable diversity routing, run
> it as
> babeld -z 2 wlan0 eth0 ...
> where the value following -z is the kind of diversity -- 0 for none,
> 1 for per-interface diversity with no memory, 2 for per-channel
> diversity with no memory, and 3 for per-channel diversity with infinite
> memory (not implemented yet). (I'll explain all of these in a future
> mail, for now just stick to 2.)
The diversity option is aimed to hop over the radio more costly.
It is well explained by MeshDynamics:
They also explain the problem (bandwidth, lowest bitrate link) of
hoping over the same channel:
I am gonna test the code this evening in an openvz simulator, and
later this week once I got my foneras back from the WBMv3 camp.
Benjamin Henrion <bhenrion at ffii.org>
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