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Simple, pretty ping wrapper (for *nix)

Project description

A Python ping wrapper for pretty and fast network assessment.


  • Python 2.7+ or Python 3+
  • pip or pip3 (to install)
  • Mac/Linux


Run pip install pyng3, or run pip3 install pyng3

How to Use

Run pyng or pyng3. You can pass a host (defaults to, and -p for a finite number of pings.


  • colorized output for easy visualization
  • log scale to handle all ranges of latency
  • specify host and number of pings (-1 is infinite)
  • < 80 characters wide!
  • Tested with Python 2.7 and Python 3.6


  • Not tested on Linux
  • No support for specifying ping rate

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