Version 5 (modified by Ryan J Ollos, 5 years ago) (diff)

Needs a maintainer.

Check if host/port is open

Notice: This plugin is unmaintained and available for adoption.


A macro to check if a given host/port is open. Supports basic caching with a timeout.

Before you ask, no it can't support ICMP pings.

Bugs/Feature Requests

Existing bugs and feature requests for ServerDownMacro are here.

If you have any issues, create a new ticket.


Download the zipped source from [download:serverdownmacro here].


You can check out ServerDownMacro from here using Subversion, or browse the source with Trac.


To enable:

serverdownmacro.* = enabled

To use:

[[ServerDown(host, port, timeout)]]

Recent Changes

3416 by coderanger on 2008-03-25 06:39:08
Change my email to avoid Yahoo, which decided to brake my scraper script recently.
2905 by coderanger on 2007-12-15 10:11:52
Initial add.
2904 by coderanger on 2007-12-15 10:11:18
New hack ServerDownMacro, created by coderanger


Author: coderanger
Maintainer: none