Usage: ping [-t] [-a] [-n count] [-l size] [-f] [-i TTL] [-v TOS] [-r count] [-s count] [[-j host-list] | [-k host-list]] [-w timeout] [-R] [-S srcaddr] [-4] [-6] target_name
|-t||Ping the specified host until stopped.|
|To see statistics and continue - type Control-Break;|
|To stop - type Control-C.|
|-a||Resolve addresses to hostnames.|
|-n||count||Number of echo requests to send.|
|-l||size||Send buffer size.|
|-f||Set Don't Fragment flag in packet (IPv4-only).|
|-i||TTL||Time To Live.|
|-v||TOS||Type Of Service (IPv4-only. This setting has been deprecated and has no effect on the type of service field in the IP Header).|
|-r||count||Record route for count hops (IPv4-only).|
|-s||count||Timestamp for count hops (IPv4-only).|
|-j||host-list||Loose source route along host-list (IPv4-only).|
|-k||host-list||Strict source route along host-list (IPv4-only).|
|-w||timeout||Timeout in milliseconds to wait for each reply.|
|-R||Use routing header to test reverse route also (IPv6-only).|
|-S||srcaddr||Source address to use.|
|-4||Force using IPv4.|
|-6||Force using IPv6.|
ping 192.168.1.254 -t
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