by: GENiALi • 226
One app, one task. A simple app to check the availability of a network. Maximal, minmal and average time of the ping. It also recognises timeouts. You can set the number of pings executed. History for tested hosts. Uses root if available.
The message “ping: icmp open socket: Operation not permitted” is coming of a constraint on ping. As far as I know this can only be avoided by using root. All ping tools are affected of this phenomenon.
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