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Old 11-30-2010, 04:04 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Question How to check an IP address is reachable

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I want to check whether the any given IP address is reachable. Simillar to ping, however I know that blackberry does not open up to send the ICMP packets, just wondering whether any best way to do this.

If I try to open a socket, it works fine even though the IP address is invalid
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Default Re: How to check an IP address is reachable

I think there used too be a SSH shell client that you could install and that will let you ping. Or Rove Mobile also does the same but its a middleware and has to be installed on both ends.
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