wakeonlan - Send a magic Wake-on-LAN (WoL) broadcast packet
wakeonlan module sends magic Wake-on-LAN (WoL) broadcast packets.
Network broadcast address to use for broadcasting magic Wake-on-LAN packet.
MAC address to send Wake-on-LAN broadcast packet for.
UDP port to use for magic Wake-on-LAN packet.
- name: Send a magic Wake-on-LAN packet to 00:00:5E:00:53:66
- This module sends a magic packet, without knowing whether it worked
- Only works if the target system was properly configured for Wake-on-LAN (in the BIOS and/or the OS)
- Some BIOSes have a different (configurable) Wake-on-LAN boot order (i.e. PXE first) when turned off
This module is flagged as preview which means that it is not guaranteed to have a backwards compatible interface.