fping is a ping(1) like program which uses the Internet Control Message
Protocol (ICMP) echo request to determine if a host is up. fping is
different from ping in that you can specify any number of hosts on the
command line, or specify a file containing the lists of hosts to ping.
Maintained by: Mark Walling
Approved by: Michiel
Keywords: ping,smokeping,icmp,echo request
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