Running a speed test from the command-line

Installation

sudo apt-get install python-pip
sudo easy_install speedtest-cli

Running it

Type speedtest-cli

Note: This may take a few minutes to complete.

Output:

Retrieving speedtest.net configuration...
Retrieving speedtest.net server list...
Testing from Virgin Media (82.44.2.13)...
Selecting best server based on latency...
Hosted by Virgin Media (Edinburgh) [3.29 km]: 17.384 ms
Testing download speed........................................
Download: 31.04 Mbit/s
Testing upload speed..................................................
Upload: 1.52 Mbit/s

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Published:
07-12-2015 06:37