Flowgrind - TCP traffic generator

Installation under Gentoo

Created by Christian Samsel on on 2012-03-12
Keywords:
flowgrind gentoo install
Last updated by:
Alexander Zimmermann on on 2014-04-14

Optional prerequisites
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if you want to use all flowgrind features, enable some use flags:

euse --enable gsl; euse --enable pcap

RELEASE VERSION Installation
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Straight forward Installation using Portage:

echo "net-analyzer/flowgrind ~amd64" >> /etc/portage/package.keywords/flowgrind
emerge flowgrind

GIT VERSION Installation
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If you want to install the GIT version from the git repository, you can
use the provided ebuild with git support:

copy ebuild files into local portage overlay (e.g. /usr/local/portage)

tar xfvj flowgrind-*.tar.bz2
cp -R flowgrind-*/gentoo/net-analyzer/ /usr/local/portage

unmask and emerge:
echo "net-analyzer/flowgrind ** > /etc/portage/package.keywords/flowgrind
emerge flowgrind