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Re: Testing a network card

On 30/01/11 05:04, logb wrote:
> Hello,
> Is there anyone know how to test PPS (packet per second) of a nic?
> I tried to googled it, only found how to test the bandwidth using
> iperf or netperf. None found for PPS.
> Any hint are welcome.
> TIA.

Maybe you could use a "ping -f <an_address_on_the_network>"

With the result you could take the delivered packets divided by 1000ms
to equal the amount of packets per second?

Or you could do something else to flood the interface and measure with

iptop and saidar do not seem to show packets/sec.



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