Bug 63826 - New port: net/p5-Net-Ping-External Perl cross-platform interface to ICMP "ping" utilities
Summary: New port: net/p5-Net-Ping-External Perl cross-platform interface to ICMP "pin...
Status: Closed FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Ports & Packages
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Individual Port(s) (show other bugs)
Version: Latest
Hardware: Any Any
: Normal Affects Only Me
Assignee: freebsd-ports-bugs (Nobody)
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Reported: 2004-03-06 04:10 UTC by Douglas Thrift
Modified: 2004-03-10 16:36 UTC (History)
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2004-03-06 04:10 UTC, Douglas Thrift
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Description Douglas Thrift 2004-03-06 04:10:15 UTC
Net::Ping::External is a module which interfaces with the "ping"
command on many systems. It presently provides a single function,
ping(), that takes in a hostname and (optionally) a timeout and
returns true if the host is alive, and false otherwise. Unless you
have the ability (and willingness) to run your scripts as the
superuser on your system, this module will probably provide more
accurate results than Net::Ping will.

How-To-Repeat: N/A
Comment 1 Kirill Ponomarev freebsd_committer 2004-03-10 16:35:55 UTC
State Changed
From-To: open->closed

New port added, thanks!