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|Name=GNU Alive
 
|Name=GNU Alive
 
|Short description=Automatic login and keep-alive utility for Internet connections.
 
|Short description=Automatic login and keep-alive utility for Internet connections.
|Full description=Frustrated about having to "log in" to your paid Internet connection? GNU Alive is a small utility to login on the Telia AB ADSL service. It also works fine with COMHEM Cable internet and Tiscali Internet services. It features a keep-alive daemon with login/logout functions. The daemon periodically connects to the ISP to ensure you are not logged out all of a sudden. GNU Alive was previously called qadsl
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|Full description=GNU Alive is a periodic ping program. It functions similarly to ‘ping -n -i PERIOD HOST’ (so if you are comfortable typing that at a shell prompt you probably do not need GNU Alive).
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|Homepage URL=https://www.gnu.org/software/alive/
 
|User level=none
 
|User level=none
|Status=Live
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|VCS checkout command=git clone git://git.savannah.gnu.org/alive.git
|Component programs=
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|Documentation note=Older releases (up through 1.4.0) included auto-login functionality for some (Swedish) ISPs can be found [http://download.savannah.gnu.org/releases/alive/ here]. Note that it was previously called qadsl.
|Homepage URL=http://savannah.gnu.org/projects/alive/
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|Version identifier=2.0.2
|VCS checkout command=
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|Version date=2013/09/08
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|Version status=stable
|Documentation note=
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|Version download=http://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/alive/alive-2.0.2.tar.xz
|Paid support=
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|Version comment=2.0.2 stable released 2013-09-08
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|Last review by=genium
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|Last review date=2013/09/11
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|Is GNU=y
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|Last review by=Ted Teah
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|Last review date=2008-11-22
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|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
|Version identifier=1.4.0
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|Version date=2005-02-22
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|Is GNU=Yes
|Version status=stable
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|GNU package identifier=alive
|Version download=http://savannah.gnu.org/download/alive/alive-1.4.0.tar.gz
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|License verified date=2005-10-18
 
|License verified date=2005-10-18
|Version comment=1.4.0 stable released 2005-02-22
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|License=GPLv3orlater
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|License verified date=2013/10/04
 
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{{Person
 
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|Real name=Thien-Thi Nguyen
 
|Role=Maintainer
 
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|Real name=Joachim Nilsson
 
|Real name=Joachim Nilsson
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|Role=Rewrote and restructured most of the code for releases 1.3.0 and later.
 
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|Resource kind=Mailing List Info/Archive
 
|Resource kind=Mailing List Info/Archive
 
|Resource URL=http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/bug-alive
 
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|Resource audience=Developer
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|Resource URL=http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/alive.git
 
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Latest revision as of 05:52, 4 October 2013

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GNU Alive

https://www.gnu.org/software/alive/
GNU Alive is a periodic ping program. It functions similarly to ‘ping -n -i PERIOD HOST’ (so if you are comfortable typing that at a shell prompt you probably do not need GNU Alive).

Documentation

Older releases (up through 1.4.0) included auto-login functionality for some (Swedish) ISPs can be found here. Note that it was previously called qadsl.

Heckert gnu.small.png This is a GNU package:alive

Download

Download version 2.0.2 (stable)
released on 8 September 2013

VCS Checkout

Categories




Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv3orlatergenium4 October 2013



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Thien-Thi NguyenMaintainer
Joachim NilssonRewrote and restructured most of the code for releases 1.3.0 and later.


Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Developer VCS Repository Webview http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/alive.git
Bug Tracking VCS Repository Webview http://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?group=alive
Help Forum http://savannah.gnu.org/forum/forum.php?forum_id=3637
Bug Tracking Mailing List Info/Archive http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/bug-alive


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This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 11 September 2013.



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