Using $PROMPT_COMMAND to beep depending on success/failure
blinux-mail at AegisInfoSys.com
Fri Apr 22 00:38:52 UTC 2016
On Wed, Apr 20, 2016 at 04:24:19AM -0500, Tim Chase wrote:
> I'd simplify the test to something like
> ping -c 1 -W 2 www.google.com
This can be further simplified by eliminating a DNS lookup (or maybe two):
ping -c 1 -W 2 -n -q 188.8.131.52
Adding the '-q' option slightly reduces the amount of useless output.
Henry Yen Aegis Information Systems, Inc.
Senior Systems Programmer Hicksville, New York
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