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Old 08-09-2004, 12:22 PM   #1
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wake on lan??

Hi there... Do u know exactly what wake on lan provides?

I have a linux server and i was wandering if i could turn on only when a request for the web server was produced.....

Do u know if something is something like that is possible??
My ethernet card and my m/b support wol functionality
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I haven't tried it, but it sounds as that's exactly what it is intended for.
On the other hand, before the computer is up the request will have timed out...
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This link discusses wake on LAN under Linux, and may be interesting to you -- J.W.


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