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network tool similar to "tcpping" under Linux

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Hi everyone,

I developed a program under Linux that calls "tcpping". Basically tcpping works like ping, but it sends out a TCP packet to a destination host, and reads the responding packet, different from ping's ICMP ECHO packet.

Now I want to compile an "exe" executable under Windows, but I cannot find a tool similar to "tcpping". Does anybody know if there is such a tool, or any ideas on how to easily solve this issue?

Many thanks!
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by:Kamran Arshad
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Hi,

Checkout if nmap can serve your purpose.

www.nmap.org
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HPing: http://www.hping.org/download.php
Does TCPPing and more (source code available too).
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And a Windows executable (for TCPPing.exe) is apparently available at http://www.frameip.com/tcpping/
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The above link for TcpPing is not working. Though I found the below link working;

http://www.serveurperso.com/toolz/www.frameip.com/
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