execute : ping
 
ping
Send an ICMP echo request (ping) to test the network connection between the FortiGate unit and another network device.
Syntax
execute ping {<address_ipv4> | <host-name_str>}
<host-name_str> should be an IP address, or a fully qualified domain name.
Example
This example shows how to ping a host with the IP address 172.20.120.16.
#execute ping 172.20.120.16
 
PING 172.20.120.16 (172.20.120.16): 56 data bytes
64 bytes from 172.20.120.16: icmp_seq=0 ttl=128 time=0.5 ms
64 bytes from 172.20.120.16: icmp_seq=1 ttl=128 time=0.2 ms
64 bytes from 172.20.120.16: icmp_seq=2 ttl=128 time=0.2 ms
64 bytes from 172.20.120.16: icmp_seq=3 ttl=128 time=0.2 ms
64 bytes from 172.20.120.16: icmp_seq=4 ttl=128 time=0.2 ms
--- 172.20.120.16 ping statistics ---
5 packets transmitted, 5 packets received, 0% packet loss
round-trip min/avg/max = 0.2/0.2/0.5 ms