Package fping: Information

Source package: fping
Version: 5.0-alt1
Build time:  Oct 1, 2023, 10:46 AM
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License: BSD with advertising
Summary: fping - A tool to quickly ping N number of hosts to determine their reachability
Description: 
fping is a ping(1) like program which uses the Internet Control Message
Protocol (ICMP) echo request to determine if a host is up. fping is
different from ping in that you can specify any number of hosts on the
command line, or specify a file containing the lists of hosts to ping.
Instead of trying one host until it timeouts or replies, fping will send out
a ping packet and move on to the next host in a round-robin fashion. If a
host replies, it is noted and removed from the list of hosts to check. If a
host does not respond within a certain time limit and/or retry limit it will
be considered unreachable.

List of rpms provided by this srpm:
fping (loongarch64)
fping-debuginfo (loongarch64)

Maintainer: Sergey Y. Afonin


Last changed


Aug. 19, 2020 Sergey Y. Afonin 5.0-alt1
- 5.0
Aug. 17, 2019 Sergey Y. Afonin 4.2-alt1
- 4.2
May 17, 2018 Sergey Y. Afonin 4.0-alt1
- 4.0
- removed fping6: fping and fping6 are now unified into one binary
- built with --enable-safe-limits (was defauilt for 3.x)