You can do this with Socket programming in C.
Are you familiar with C programming?
If you are not familiar with Socket programming, you may execute the “ping command” from within your C program and use the result in your program.
The equivalent for my network scanned my entire class C in three seconds
(three hosts up, 251 down).
ken yap wrote:
> You might want to look at the fping utility, which can do multiple pings
> in parallel and also allows you to specify the range on the command
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