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Wake on Lan
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Wake on Lan

I just wrote a Wake on Lan script, and thought I might share it.

It's a simple script using LuaSocket to send a magic packet to a computer to wake it up over the network.

Usage is like:

murgaLua wol.lua -i <broadcast IP address> (one or more MAC addresses, or identifiers)

identifiers are defined in a table in the script in the table "targets". they start by @ and are followed by a number of characters (the set matched by %w).

Feel free if you want to adapt it, or write a GUI frontend.

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This post was last modified: 04-19-2012 10:54 PM by jpjacobs.

04-19-2012 09:31 PM
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Wake on Lan - jpjacobs - 04-19-2012 09:31 PM
RE: Wake on Lan - mikshaw - 01-31-2013, 06:17 AM
RE: Wake on Lan - jpjacobs - 01-31-2013, 08:23 AM

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