[NBLUG/talk] shell scripting help

Sean seanvanco at gmail.com
Tue Jun 10 16:49:52 PDT 2008

The script was originally set to time out in 10 seconds (the -W switch
for ping; ping -c 1 -W 10), but I took it out so that it wouldn't

Although I think I figured it out, and it was a bonehead mistake on my
part. I was using an IP address that would ensure a fail (,
but when I used one of my public IPs it went through without a pause.
I'm pretty sure that's what the problem is.

Sorry for the rabbit's trail.

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