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GNU Alive

https://www.gnu.org/software/alive/
Automatic login and keep-alive utility for Internet connections.

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.

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Download

http://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/alive/alive-2.0.2.tar.xz

version 2.0.2 (stable)
released on 8 September 2013




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Licensing

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License:GPLv3orlatergenium4 October 2013



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Thien-Thi Nguyen Maintainer
Joachim Nilsson Rewrote and restructured most of the code for releases 1.3.0 and later.


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Bug TrackingMailing List Info/Archivehttp://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/bug-alive
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/alive.git
Savannah (Ref)https://savannah.gnu.org/projects/alive


Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 20 February 2018.



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