"I realised a while ago that it would be a useful thing to
check, occasionally, that all the machines I'm responsible for are
still up. (This helps to minimise those embarrassing 'Oh, I didn't
know there was anything wrong with it' conversations.)
"Thus, the following pretty basic perl script, which I run from
/etc/crontab on my own desktop every couple of hours..."
Some of the products that appear on this site are from companies from which QuinStreet receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site including, for example, the order in which they appear. QuinStreet does not include all companies or all types of products available in the marketplace.