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arctickiwi / connection_test.rb
Last active Feb 25, 2016
Long-running task which periodically checks the internet connection by pinging Google's DNS server and reporting outages
View connection_test.rb
require 'net/ping'
HOST = '8.8.4.4'
start = Time.now
puts "#{start} Starting connection check. Pinging #{HOST}"
icmp = Net::Ping::ICMP.new(HOST)
@down = false
total = 0
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