Re: Dialup connection timer
2008/11/5 Douglas A. Tutty <email@example.com>:
> On Tue, Nov 04, 2008 at 10:02:35PM +0200, Dotan Cohen wrote:
>> Is there any GUI-based software for timing how long one has been
>> connected to dialup? I have found wvdial but I need something for a
>> less technical user. Thanks in advance.
> Its not GUI, but a simple way would be to add a script to the -up and
> -down ppp directories that just puts the output of date to the end of a
> file with a comment like "dialup on" and "dialup off". Let the less
> technical user be able to read this file and they can do the math.
Thanks, Doug, but this would not work in the case of accidental
disconnects, which are frequent with dial-up.