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[REBOL] Re: Ping?

From: chris:starforge at: 9-Feb-2001 19:35

#09-Feb-01# Message from *Larry Palmiter*: Hi Larry,
> I often use ping on my LAN to check for correct TCP operation when > installing a new machine or when there seems to be a TCP configuration > problem with a machine. Is there a way to make this check using REBOL's > TCP capabilities without running a REBOL server script on the target > amchine?
Why not try connecting to a well-known port? auth is often visible even through firewalls and AFAIK most systems will allow connections to auth - if the connection is made then you know the server is there... Chris -- New sig in the works Explorer 2260, Designer and Coder -- Love your enemies: they'll go crazy trying to figure out what you're up to.