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Learning OMNeT++ by Thomas Chamberlain

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The NED language

NED is a network description language that is used to create the topology of networks in OMNeT++. The OMNeT++ IDE lets you create your topology either graphically or using NED. If you choose to create your network topologies using the graphical editor, the coinciding NED source code will also be generated for you. The choice to use the graphical editor over the NED language is purely yours.

Let's look at some basic NED to get started. We will start by looking at how to define the most basic component—the Network component:

package book.simulations; /* Package is a mechanism to organize the various classes and files. My simulation project inside of OMNeT++ is called "Book" and this NED file is found in the "simulations" folder of ...

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