cvs commit: src/sbin/ping ping.8 ping.c

Gleb Smirnoff glebius at
Thu Nov 3 04:42:28 PST 2005

glebius     2005-11-03 12:42:21 UTC

  FreeBSD src repository

  Modified files:        (Branch: RELENG_5)
    sbin/ping            ping.8 ping.c 
    Implement a new feature for ping(8) - sweeping pings. In a sweeping
    ping ICMP payload of packets being sent is increased with given step.
    Sweeping pings are useful for testing problematic channels, MTU
    issues or traffic policing functions in networks.
    PR:           bin/82625
    Submitted by: Chris Hellberg <chellberg> (with some cleanups)
  Revision   Changes    Path   +24 -1     src/sbin/ping/ping.8  +93 -6     src/sbin/ping/ping.c

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