ANN: Speedometer 2.3 - bandwidth and download monitor

Ian Ward ian at
Wed Mar 8 21:04:19 CET 2006

Announcing Speedometer 2.3

Speedometer home page:


New in this release:

  - Graphs may now be displayed with 8 times the resolution of old blocky
    graphs using a new UTF-8 smoothed display mode.  Requires UTF-8 capable
    terminal in UTF-8 encoding (try uxterm) and Urwid 0.9.1 or later.

  - Use math.log without base for compatibility with Python 2.1.

About Speedometer

Speedometer is a console bandwidth and file download progress monitor with
a logarithmic bandwidth display and a simple command-line interface.

Speedometer requires Python 2.1 or later and Urwid 0.8.9 or later for
full-console bar graph display.  Urwid may be downloaded from:

Speedometer is released under the GNU LGPL.

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