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Re: Dialup connection timer

2008/11/5 Douglas A. Tutty <dtutty@vianet.ca>:
> 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.
> Doug.

Thanks, Doug, but this would not work in the case of accidental
disconnects, which are frequent with dial-up.

Dotan Cohen



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