Projects / httping


httping is a "ping"-like tool for HTTP requests. Give it a URL and it will show how long it takes to connect, send a request, and retrieve the reply (only the headers). It can be used for monitoring or statistical purposes (measuring latency).

Operating Systems

Recent releases

  •  03 Feb 2014 20:22

    Release Notes: Many kinds of small fixes. The most important is that this release can connect over IPv6 to proxy servers.

    •  09 May 2013 09:39

      Release Notes: More detailed statistics, the ability to configure all kinds of network settings, localization, improvements to error messages and on-line help, and improvements to the GUI mode.

      •  17 Apr 2013 21:09

        Release Notes: This is mostly a bugfix release (segfaults, FreeBSD build fixes).

        •  04 Apr 2013 19:52

          Release Notes: This release adds an adaptive ping-interval and an (entirely optional) ncurses GUI interface.

          •  23 Mar 2013 11:23

            Release Notes: This release fixes compilation problems on FreeBSD, retrieves proxy settings from the environment, implements proxy authentication, resolves the IP address of a proxy only once, and adds HTTPS proxying support.


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