Internet Bandwidth Test
Posted on 2009-04-14
I want to run a scheduled bandwidth test on my Nagios/Cacti box and collect the data in a graph. There is a post here about using iperf, but I cannot seem to get it to work (when I have it run a 20MB test, it says it runs 20Mbps). Can someone show me how to run a speed test from the command line firstly, then how to script the test into Cacti? Half-credit for the command-line and full for a script usable in Cacti.