PacketViz is relatively stable having been used hundreds of times to analyze cache coherency simulations.
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How do I Run PacketViz?
PacketViz can be run with as an executable jar archive.
% jar -jar pktviz-dist-x.y.z.jarIf you'd like to get a quick example to try out, download the source distribution and use an example ".pkt" file from the examples directory.
% jar -jar pktviz-dist-x.y.z.jar examples/example-abc.pkt
PacketViz is written in the Java 5.0 language 100% Java, and should support any OS that can run a JVM version 5.0 or better. It has been most recently tested on JRE 1.6.0.