Ping Host with a Log File

Another potentially useful script here. It pings a host and records the output in a log file. The ping continues until you press Ctrl+C to stop it. This is useful for running in a background monitoring connectivity response times to a host and seeing if there is any network dropout.

Ping is no guarantee of performance, but it does give some idea if you have some underlying network problem over an extended period.

Run from the command line using the following format:

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