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bin+lib crab-net

<TCP|UDP> + TLS packets generator

1 unstable release

0.0.1 May 23, 2023

#9 in #traffic


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Crab Net

A CLI tool to generate TCP/TLS & UDP/DTLS traffic based on Tokio framework.

Cargo Install

cargo install crab-net


./crab-net --help
Simple stress test for servers

Usage: crab-net [OPTIONS] --destination <addr>

  -d, --destination <addr>     Server address as IP:PORT
  -c, --connections <clients>  Number of clients to simulate [default: 1]
  -l, --length <length>        Payload size as bytes [default: 16]
  -r, --rate <rate>            Defined as packets/sec [default: 1]
  -p, --port <port>            Starting source port for clients [default: 8000]
  -w, --workers <workers>      Number of worker threads for the Tokio runtime [default: #CPU core]
  -s, --timeout <timeout>      Timeout between consecutive connections spawn as ms [default: 50]
      --udp                    Send packets via UDP
      --tls                    Send data over TLS
      --ca <ca>                PEM File to validate server credentials
  -h, --help                   Print help
  -V, --version                Print version


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