ping-wrapper

Ping wrapper for node - one process listening on stdout is spawned, inherits from EventEmitter

node-ping-wrapper

Ping wrapper for node - one process listening on stdout is spawned; inherits from EventEmitter

var Ping = require('ping-wrapper');
 
 
// load configuration from file 'config-default-' + process.platform 
// Only linux is supported at the moment 
Ping.configure();
 
 
var ping = new Ping('127.0.0.1');
 
ping.on('ping', function(data){
    console.log('Ping %s: time: %d ms', data.host, data.time);
});
 
ping.on('fail', function(data){
    console.log('Fail', data);
});
 
 
// later you can call ping.stop()