I need to create a script for checking (ping) 3 ip address are working or not. using the crone tab and i do want to know how is it working. I was used a script using a test file, but i need to get the alert message in my mail af any one ip address is down.. please help me anyone. thanks in advance
i have used this script..
#!/bin/bash for i in $( cat $HOME/iplist.txt ) do ping -q -c2 $i > /dev/null if [ $? -eq 0 ] then echo $i "Pingable" else echo $i "Not Pingable" fi done
with the ip list.txt file.