speedtest-cli man page

speedtest-cli — Test your bandwidth througput using speedtest.net


speedtest-cli [OPTION]...


Speedtest.net is a web service for testing your broadband connection by downloading a file from a nearby speedtest.net server on the web. This tool allows you to access the service from the command line.

Speedtest mini is a version of the Speedtest.net server that you can host locally.


Usage: speedtest-cli [OPTION...]

Help Options

-h, --help
Displays usage for the tool.


Display values in bytes instead of bits. Does not affect the image generated by --share
Generate and provide a URL to the speedtest.net share results image
Suppress verbose output, only show basic information
Display a list of speedtest.net servers sorted by distance
--server SERVER
Specify a server ID to test against
--mini MINI
URL of the Speedtest Mini server
--source SOURCE
Source IP address to bind to
Show the version number and exit


Automatically find closest server and start testing


Specify testing against server 1491

speedtest-cli --server 1491

Testing against Speedtest Mini

speedtest-cli --mini

Reporting Bugs

Please file issues on the Github bug tracker: https://github.com/sivel/speedtest-cli


This manual page was written by Jonathan Carter <jonathan@ubuntu.com> Speedtest-cli was written by Matt Martz <matt@sivel.net>


2014-04-23 speedtest-cli