Internet Speed Test

lftp -e 'pget http://address_to_file; exit; '
Make sure the file you use in your test is > 50mb to get good results. Dependancies: sudo apt-get install lftp iperf
Sample Output
lftp -e 'pget http://mirror.anl.gov/pub/centos/6.3/isos/x86_64/CentOS-6.3-x86_64-LiveCD.iso; exit; '
725621514 bytes transferred in 143 seconds (4.84M/s)  

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By: o0110o
2013-04-07 03:29:07

What Others Think

I have taken some information about internet speed test.
rickeyhental · 259 weeks and 6 days ago
Where does iperf come into use in this example?
flatlinebb · 11 weeks and 6 days ago

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Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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