netspeed_applet is a little GNOME applet that shows the traffic on a specified network device (for example eth0) in kbytes/s.
Release Notes: This release adds wireless support and has user interface cleanups.
Release Notes: The applet now supports transparent panels.
Release Notes: The bug that made netspeed crash when using a PPP device in GNOME 2.8 was fixed.
Release Notes: Improvements on panels with non-uniform background, the ability to bring interfaces up/down, and minor bugfixes.
Release Notes: This release adds an option that makes the applet change to another connected device if the current devices are disconnected (useful for laptops with wifi and lan). It now builds on GNOME 2.5.x (-D_*DEPRECATED has been removed from the Makefiles).