[CentOS] Shell script - ping

Lorenzo Martínez Rodríguez Lawwait at yahoo.es
Mon Jul 28 17:06:29 UTC 2008

Bill Campbell escribió:
> On Mon, Jul 28, 2008, Gopinath Achari wrote:
>> hi,
>> 		how to write a scripts which launches 10 pings to different
>> destinations at execution of single shell scripts
>> please help me any ideas
> If your goal is to test connectivity, you might look at the perl
> Net::Ping module.  ``perldoc Net::Ping'' has several examples of
> checking one or more systems to see if they are alive.
> BTW:  Anybody know of a python equivalent to this?
> Bill

I have done something before with nmap -sP <target> time ago. Later you 
can grep the response to know whether an IP address is alive or not.

Hope it helps,


Lorenzo Martínez Rodríguez
Consultor de seguridad informática

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