Go executable to check if a remote host is available or not. First argument passed is the URL to check.


  1. Install Go.
  2. Clone the repo git clone
  3. Run go build isup.go from within the new directory.


isup can be used from the command line as follows:

$ ./path/to/isup ""

If you want to use it globally, create a symlink to the executable somewhere inside your $PATH.