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I am busy doing mesh testbed work, and I am evaluating the performance of this network by the use of several metrics. One of these is the amount of route changes the protocol performs.

I note that the ping tool which I am using allows for route changes to be displayed during execution, but this requires me to manually look through screels of output in order to count the number of route changes.

Is there an easier way to do this? Should I pipe the output into a parser of some kind perhaps?


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