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Testing tool for TCP servers

'Echoping' tests (approximatively) the performance of a remote host by sending it TCP 'echo' (or other protocol, such as HTTP) packets. It is useful to test Web or proxy/cache servers.



Verified by

Verified on




Verified by

Janet Casey

Verified on

16 March 2001

Leaders and contributors

Pierre Beyssac Contributor
Richard Stevens Contributor
Stephane Bortzmeyer Maintainer
Christian Grimm Contributor

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Debian (Ref)
Bug Tracking,Developer,
Bug TrackingVCS Repository Webview
DeveloperVCS Repository Webview

Software prerequisites

Required to uselibc


"Debian (Ref)" is not in the list (General, Help, Bug Tracking, Support, Developer) of allowed values for the "Resource audience" property.

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