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Old 08-09-2004, 11:22 AM   #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
 
Old 08-10-2004, 08:58 AM   #2
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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...
 
Old 08-10-2004, 01:04 PM   #3
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This link discusses wake on LAN under Linux, and may be interesting to you -- J.W.

http://www.scyld.com/wakeonlan.html
 
  


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