On Aug 10, 8:42 am, Ruby Rubyruby <netwer... / yahoo.com> wrote:
> What would I have to do in order to be able to send an ARP Ping or a
> regular ICMP_ECHO_REQUEST in Ruby?  Is it possible?

require 'net/ping'
include Net

icmp = Ping::ICMP.new('foo.com')

if icmp.ping?
   # Successful
else
   # Failed
end

gem install net-ping

Regards,

Dan