[WEB4LIB] Turn them on with WOL (wake on LAN)

David Jones DJones at scu.edu
Thu Apr 18 17:15:55 EDT 2002

>>> Josh Kuperman <josh at saratoga.lib.ny.us> 04/18/02 12:56PM >>>
I have no idea how to wake up machines that have the Wake-on-LAN feature. Obviously, I can't ping them because there is no IP address until after they boot.


You don't need the IP - that's the wrong layer. WOL works at the MAC level...

A good starting point with lists of tools:

>From AMD:


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