How to broad cast ping address.......
steve at holdenweb.com
Tue Feb 12 02:26:14 CET 2008
Gabriel Genellina wrote:
> En Mon, 11 Feb 2008 13:31:56 -0200, Manikandan R <mani.agape at gmail.com>
>> I am working in Python scripting. I an need to find out all the
>> connected in the network. Just I planned to broad cast the ping address
>> use the ARP table to get the IP address of the system in the network.
>> As, I
>> am working in Win XP i am not able to use ping -b command to broad cast.
> The simplest approach is to enumerate and ping each and every address in
> your subnet and wait for the response, but consider that some hosts may
> have been configured to not answer (and assuming you don't have a /8
> There is an ICMP library in the Python cookbook
> http://aspn.activestate.com/ASPN/Python/Cookbook and you can search the
> Package Index too: http://pypi.python.org
Don't I remember Microsoft withdrawing access to the raw packet driver
on Windows XP, or was thing something they decided to ruin in Vaster?
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