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|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=http://savannah.gnu.org/projects/alive/
 
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|Status=Live
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|Documentation note=Older releases (up through 1.4.0) included auto-login functionality for some (Swedish) ISPs can be found here: http://download.savannah.gnu.org/releases/alive/
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|Version identifier=2.0.2
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|Version date=2013/09/08
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|Version status=stable
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|Version download=http://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/alive/alive-2.0.2.tar.xz
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|Version comment=1.4.0 stable released 2005-02-22
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|Last review date=2013/09/11
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|Last review date=2008-11-22
 
 
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Revision as of 06:55, 11 September 2013

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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.

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 Nguyen Maintainer
Joachim Nilsson Rewrote and restructured most of the code for releases 1.3.0 and later.


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Bug TrackingVCS Repository Webviewhttp://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?group=alive
HelpForumhttp://savannah.gnu.org/forum/forum.php?forum_id=3637
Bug TrackingMailing List Info/Archivehttp://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/bug-alive
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/alive.git


Software prerequisites

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



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