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Pinging an IP Address (CTP Menu)


This topic describes how to ping an IP address.

To ping an IP address using the CTP Menu:

  1. From the Main Menu, select 5) Node Operations.
  2. Select 5) Ping IP address.
  3. Specify the options as described in Table 9

    Table 9: Parameters for Ping IP Address Option

    FieldFunctionYour Action

    Enter IP address to ping

    Specify the IP address of the host you want to ping.

    Enter an IP address.

    Enter ping count

    Specify the ping count in the range 1-100. The default value is 5

    Enter the ping count.

    Enter packet size

    Specify the packet size in the range 28-65515. The default value is 64.

    Enter the packet size.