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Can anyone tell me how to buid a software to display network devices in GUI in map this .

I also need the name of a similar software in linux for reference.

please help!!!
Posted 7-Mar-11 15:12pm

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Well in order to do something like that you need to implement a network discovery module.

I suggest you can use SNMP (simple network management protocol) or you could attempt to ping every host on the network and when you get reply its means there is a device with that IP, then you can build the map according to the hop count.


n4nidhin 8-Mar-11 10:43am
thanks Kurt.
bt how will i map it.....
i am not so familiar with Qt.
Kurt Degiorgio 9-Mar-11 5:37am
well if your referring to the GUI aspect look at the QT documentation if your referring to the functionality aspect then QT has nothing to do with it unless your using QT functions to ping the hosts (QT is just a framework)
n4nidhin 9-Mar-11 8:55am
docs !! i forgot..
k kurt, thanks

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