Installing iperf and IperfSpeed on your mesh node

  • Download and extract the files Mike sent.  (The two files are also available from https://arednmesh.readthedocs.io/en/latest/arednHow-toGuides/iperf.html at the section labeled Installing iperf and IperfSpeed.)
  • Attach your mesh node to your computer.
  • Click on the Setup button.
  • Click on the Administration button.
  • In the Package Management section Upload Package, click on the Browse… button to navigate to and select the iperf3_3.5-1AREDN_mips_24kc.ipk.
  • Click on the Upload button  …  wait while the file transfers.
  • The system will return some info about the file.
  • Click on the Reboot button above.  Wait for the main screen.
  • Click on the Setup button.
  • Click on the Administration button.
  • In the Package Management section, Upload Package, click on the Browse… button to navigate to and select the iperfspeed_0.5_all.ipk.
  • Click on the Upload button  …  wait while the file transfers.
  • The system will return some info about the file.
  • Click on the Reboot button above.  Wait for the main screen.
  • Click on the Mesh Status button.
    • You should now see IperfSpeed listed under Local Hosts … Services.

Original by Warren KN4LYF