[Ns-developers] New BulkSend application
gjcarneiro at gmail.com
Fri Sep 3 09:30:40 PDT 2010
On Fri, Sep 3, 2010 at 17:00, Josh Pelkey <jpelkey at gatech.edu> wrote:
> Hi all,
> We have created a simple new "BulkSend" application .
> BulkSendApplication sends data as fast as possible up to MaxBytes or
> unlimited if MaxBytes is zero. Think OnOff, but without the "off" and
> without the variable data rate.
> This application could be used, for example, in
> examples/tcp/tcp-large-transfer, in place of all the code which
> manually sets up a socket and writes until the buffer is full, etc.
> It was initially created to help beginner ns-3 users for a class
> project. OnOffApplication didn't feel right to use, and setting up a
> socket and writing to the buffer was too difficult.
> I thought I'd put this up for review before we merged it. It is
> pretty simple though -- almost a cut and paste of OnOff with minimal
Cool, but my question is, do we really need the BulkSend application, or
just better documentation for OnOffApplication to explain to do bulk send
>  http://codereview.appspot.com/2110042/
Gustavo J. A. M. Carneiro
INESC Porto, UTM, WiN, http://win.inescporto.pt/gjc
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