#1 By: howtogeek, January 21st, 2014 12:34
Originally published at: http://www.howtogeek.com/179016/how-to-test-your-internet-speed-from-the-command-line/
Anybody who wants to test their connection speed can easily do so from a speed test web site — but that isn’t very geeky. Here’s how to do a test from the terminal prompt instead.
#2 By: Steliyan Andreev, January 21st, 2014 16:01
Or you can install speedtest-cli and get the job done.
#3 By: chessyang, January 22nd, 2014 08:57
hum.... i keep getting "command not found"
#4 By: Frank Ong, January 22nd, 2014 16:46
The instructions on how to install are here:
You need to install python then run python speedtest-cli
#5 By: Jay Blindside, January 23rd, 2014 05:43
Unfortunately my win8 machine tells me that 'curl' is not a recognized command.
Even tried 'cur1' though I knew it was wrong. Ah well , not everything is right in this world of ours.
#6 By: Lowell Heddings, January 23rd, 2014 09:23
Note: If you are using Windows, you’ll want to either have Cygwin installed, or have a copy of curl or wget installed.
#7 By: system, January 31st, 2014 12:34
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