Ping tool script in PHP

ping tool


PHP ping tool script

The Power of PHP could be integrated with os to perform basic operations, like this.

Here a small piece of code in PHP pings to hosts via o.s . Only trick abot this script is that it calls the system routines for perfom function,nice feature of server side scripting.The script can be run on Linux as well as Windows by detect the server o.s itself.

Enjoy the Ping tool in PHP:


<h1> Ping tool </h1>

<form action="" method="post">

enter host name or ip address: <input type="text" name="t1" />

<input type="submit" value = "ping it"/>



//ping tool in php

$host = "";

if(isset($_POST['t1']) && $_POST['t1']!= "")


$host = $_POST['t1'];




die("please select a host to ping");


echo "ping results for $host <br><br>";

$p1 = "ping -l 2 $host";

$p2 = "ping -n 2 $host";



echo "<br>";





echo "<br>";






Comments 2 comments

myra 3 years ago


Jagadeesh 2 years ago


I used this tool but it not showing any result. any error in code or

i did any mistake. pl check my URL.

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