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).
DocumentationOlder 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.
This is a GNU package:alive
released on 8 September 2013
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv3orlater||genium||4 October 2013|
Leaders and contributors
|Joachim Nilsson||Rewrote and restructured most of the code for releases 1.3.0 and later.|
Resources and communication
|Developer||VCS Repository Webview||http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/alive.git|
|Bug Tracking||VCS Repository Webview||http://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?group=alive|
|Bug Tracking||Mailing List Info/Archive||http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/bug-alive|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 11 September 2013.
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