With this I can check, that there is "internet connection". if there is no "internet connection" (succesfull pings to this 2 places), then it waits 600 sec, then it runs along: ping -W 1 -c 4 ...
I'm trying to ping from a specific interface, I have a wired and a wireless connection both going into my laptop. My wired adaptor eth0 is on the IP 172.16.109.75 My wifi adaptor wlan0 is on the IP ...
I decided to connect my PC to the laptop via firewire. All interfaces are up, but no packets can be send/recieved. I'm using Linux Slackware64-current (kernel 22.214.171.124) Laptop (Dell Vostro 3700) has ...
I set up my hostname to a number, where running hostname gives: 6592 But when I run ping 6592, I get: connect: Invalid argument I checked the related Wikipedia page, and it does say that such a ...
I'm writing a wake on lan script for a set of our lab computers. We have sqlite db with a list of the computer hostnames, IPs, and MACs and currently I ping each of them with '-c1' so it doesn't run ...
We're running four computers connected to a hub (yes a hub not a switch) on Fedora 13. They were installed using images from a colleague that has recently left us to go back to school, they may have ...
i'm writting a script that will backup data from my laptop to an ubuntu server. to do so, i'm looking for a (ba)sh command to test if the server is available before starting the backup. something like ...
When I try to ping some of the IP addresses I get "connect: No buffer space is available" error. Also when I check /var/log/messages, there are some errors like as following printk: 99 messages ...