# 16.111. cdist-type__ping(7)¶

## 16.111.1. NAME¶

cdist-type__ping - Try to connect to host and return 'pong' on success

## 16.111.2. DESCRIPTION¶

A simple type which tries to connect to a remote host and runs a simple command to ensure everything is working.

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## 16.111.5. EXAMPLES¶

__ping


## 16.111.6. AUTHORS¶

Olliver Schinagl <oliver--@--schinagl.nl>

## 16.111.7. COPYING¶

Copyright (C) 2018 Schinagl. You can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.