wakelan

Section: User Commands (1)
Updated: 29 August 1998
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NAME

wakelan - wake up a host with a wake-on-lan packet  

SYNOPSIS

wakelan [options] [mac] [bcast] [port]  

DESCRIPTION

WakeLan sends a properly formatted UDP packet across the network which will cause a wake-on-lan enabled computer to power on.  

OPTIONS

-m mac
MAC address of host to wake. MAC address should be six bytes, long, colons to separate bytes are optional.
-p bcast
Broadcast address to send packet to.
-p port
UDP port to send the packet to.

 

EXAMPLE


    ./wakelan 05:5a:ef:97:12:88
    ./wakelan 325f9aed3015 10.255.255.255
    ./wakelan 325f9aed3015 lan-bcast  

COPYING

Copyright (C) 1998 Christopher Chan-Nui

wakelan is distributed under the GNU public license. See the file COPYING for details.

 

AUTHOR

Christopher Chan-Nui <channui+wakelan@freeware.tiny.org>


 

Index

NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
OPTIONS
EXAMPLE
COPYING
AUTHOR

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