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Re: internet outages




>
>Here is a script that you can run from a cron job which will log
>Internet status and store 
>the results into a file  in your home folder called net-test.txt:
>
>#! /bin/bash
>
>date >> ~/net-test.txt
>ping -c 1 google.com >> ~/net-test.txt
>
>#end of file

smokeping is a tool made for this.

-nik