Kindly Note: Before you start installing ns-2.1b9a on Fedora 8/Ubuntu 9.04 please make sure you have installed gcc-3.3 and g++-3.3.
The patch required to install ns-2.1b9a on Fedora 8/Ubuntu 9.04 is designed and is available on the following link:
Following are the steps to install ns-2.1b9a on Fedora 8/Ubuntu 9.04:
2. Download above given ns21b9a.patch
3. Untar ns-allinone-2.1b9a-gcc32.tar.gz. You will get a folder named ns-allinone-2.1b9a
4. Paste ns21b9a.patch in this folder and give the following command via terminal
patch -p1 < ns21b9a.patch
5. Then give the following command
You are done with it!
If you encounter any problem in downloading the patch, please follow this link:
Hope it helps.
Mohit P. Tahiliani