ping

This command is used to verify connectivity on the network.

Syntax   ping [-s] host

Defaults   None.

Access   CLI

History   Command introduced in nvOS Version 1.2.1

Usage   Ping another device on the network to ensure connectivity on the network.

Examples  Ping 192.10.10.1 using the following syntax:

CLI network-admin@switch > ping 192.10.10.1

192.10.1.1 is alive

or

CLI network-admin@switch > ping 10.9.9.1

PING 10.9.9.1 (10.9.9.1) 56(84) bytes of data.

64 bytes from 10.9.9.1: icmp_seq=1 ttl=255 time=0.229 ms

64 bytes from 10.9.9.1: icmp_seq=2 ttl=255 time=0.224 ms

64 bytes from 10.9.9.1: icmp_seq=3 ttl=255 time=0.248 ms

64 bytes from 10.9.9.1: icmp_seq=4 ttl=255 time=0.164 ms

64 bytes from 10.9.9.1: icmp_seq=5 ttl=255 time=0.123 ms

64 bytes from 10.9.9.1: icmp_seq=6 ttl=255 time=0.180 ms

64 bytes from 10.9.9.1: icmp_seq=7 ttl=255 time=0.121 ms

64 bytes from 10.9.9.1: icmp_seq=8 ttl=255 time=0.160 ms

64 bytes from 10.9.9.1: icmp_seq=9 ttl=255 time=0.149 ms

64 bytes from 10.9.9.1: icmp_seq=10 ttl=255 time=0.164 ms