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shorten exp ID to avoid startup errors on linux

The addNodeIfcToBridge procedure has a problem when the experiment id is bigger
than 6 characters. Error message:
Error: argument "peer" is wrong: "name" too long
    while executing
    "exec ip link add name "$hostIfc" type veth peer name "$guestIfc""
This problem is experienced when running DNS+Mail+WEB/NETWORK.imn
Linux experiments shouldn't have bigger eids than the standard 6 characters.
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oikuda committed Aug 28, 2015
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  1. +1 −1 benchmark/benchmark.sh
@@ -18,7 +18,7 @@ mfree() {

# generate a random experiment ID used for starting experiments
genEid() {
echo i`openssl rand -hex 3`
echo i`openssl rand -hex 3 | head -c 5`
}

# start topology with IMUNES

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