This extension adds the abbility to ping all hosts listed in a file. You can decide if you want to ping all hosts just once or ping them continously untill stopped. Unresponsive hosts will be highlighted in a file and they will be presented in "Problems".
supports continous mode:
unresponsive hosts are reported in problems so you can easily navigate to them:
you can edit file while ping is in continous mode - scan will be paused for specified amount of time (2 sec by default):
once continous ping is started you can close it's file - scan will go on and you will be notified of unresponsive hosts in "problems":
This extension contributes the following commands:
Ping My File: Ping this file once - pings all hosts in a file. Results are reported:
in a file - by changing background color (default colors are green and red)
in 'problems' section
Ping My File: Start ping on this file - starts continous ping. After ping is done on all hosts in a file it waits specified amount of time then repeats the scan. Scan is also performed on closed filed. Scan is paused for specified amount of time after document is edited.
Ping My File: Stop ping on this file - stops continous ping
This extension contributes the following settings:
pingmyfile.pausebetweenpings - specifies how long in miliseconds we should wait with ping restart after whole file is competed.
pingmyfile.delayafteredit - specifies how long in miliseconds we should wait with ping restart after file was edited.