So , what’s this Batman .

B.A.T.M.A.N. (better approach to mobile ad-hoc networking) is a routing protocol for multi-hop ad-hoc mesh networks.

Why is my interest in it ?

1)Working around Mesh networks .

2) Though there are many protocols in this area , I like this name 😉 So its a random hit . Also have grown some cute interest in Freinfunk’s Vision .

Papers to Read :

1)A simple pragmatic approach to mesh routing using BATMAN

2)OLSR For adhoc Networks

Information courtesy Suryadeepan    s blog


Following the steps explained here

Step 1:

Install batctl

As I am using Debian , I use the

apt-get install batctl

Batctl is a  B.A.T.M.A.N. advanced control and management tool.

Step 2:

<<To be Updated>>


Links to check out :

1)Creating a basic Batman-adv mesh


3)BATMAN concept





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