[dpdk-users] pktgen send a burst, then wait

Andriy Berestovskyy aber at semihalf.com
Thu Jun 9 13:10:58 CEST 2016

Hi Marko,
pktgen supports LUA scripts and there are few examples.

Alternatively you can use "set <port> rate <value>" command.

Or you can use any other packet generator (even flood ping). All of
them will do 100 packets per few ms easily.


On Thu, Jun 9, 2016 at 11:09 AM, Marko Niinimaki <manzikki at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> pktgen is a great tool, but a bit too fast. I'm using it for sending
> requests to a server and I'd need to wait for replies to populate a cache
> in-between. So, I'd like to send a burst of 100 packets, then wait for some
> milliseconds, repeat.
> What would be the nicest way of implementing this?
> Best regards.
> Mark

Andriy Berestovskyy

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