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Old 05-29-2012, 02:29 PM   #1
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Question How to test wifi transfer speed with use of one computer and one router?

I have problem with wifi connection quality.
I would like to tune router settings testing configurations one by one.
I have idea to connect my computer by cable and wifi at the same time and try to transfer via ssh from one interface to the second.
But unfortunately when I try to connect by relevant IP everything always goes by localhost and network is not involved. Is it possible to make a loop via router and test wifi transfer properly?
Old 06-02-2012, 11:10 AM   #2
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If you're using scp to transfer files you could pass a different BindAddress option via the -o switch.
Look at the scp manpage for further details.


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