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ping Command

ping - command is used for checking network . To operate in a network , a host must be equipped with a network interface card ( NIC ) that is configured and assigned an IP address . Ypu can then use ping to send packets to a machine known to be working in the network . The command send 56-byte packets to remote destination which answers back on receipt .

Example 1 -

Run below ping command and see the result .

   ping -s mangadaku.com  

There has been no packet loss only confirms the connectivity between the local and remote hosts . "Pinging" a host doen't require any server process to run at the other end.

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