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crux: ping * flood is not working
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trying to execute ping x.x.x.x flood gives an error about minimum interval for a user .

vyos@vyos:~$ ping flood
PING ( 56(84) bytes of data.
ping: cannot flood; minimal interval allowed for user is 200ms

the ping flood needs sudo to be executed


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runar created this object in space S1 VyOS Public.

this is also the case for ping count 100 flood

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After recovering ping flood won't work ping for ipv6, because always run ping command instead ping6

vyos@vyos:~$ ping 2001:4860:4860::8888
ping: unknown host 2001:4860:4860::8888

vyos@vyos:~$ show log
Aug 31 19:05:13 vyos sudo:     vyos : TTY=pts/0 ; PWD=/home/vyos ; USER=root ; COMMAND=/bin/ping 2001:4860:4860::8888

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