How to SpeedTest using VNC
First, make sure you have Ubuntu VNC installed on your AppBoxes account.
Next you will need to connect you VNC using either web or VNC Viewer
Once connected, using Terminal Emulator you can uses the below commands to test your speed.
The short version is this: (no root required)
curl -s https://raw.githubusercontent.com/sivel/speedtest-cli/master/speedtest.py | python -
or as speedtest-cli is in Ubuntu repositories for Ubuntu 16.04 and later you can use:
This will then provide the speedtest results for you in the terminal view.
sudo apt install speedtest-cli speedtest-cli
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