Extracting avg latency value from ping output

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Old 07-20-2011
Extracting avg latency value from ping output

Hello Everyone,

Below is the output of the ping from a router. Please help with a script which extract the Avg value from the o/p (Avg here = 4, as depicted below) and put the value into a new file.

Will appreciate your help dearly


Type escape sequence to abort.
Sending 5, 100-byte ICMP Echos to, timeout is 2 seconds:
Success rate is 100 percent (5/5), round-trip min/avg/max = 3/4/7 ms

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Old 07-20-2011
awk -F\/ '/round-trip/ {print $5}' infile > newfile

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Old 07-20-2011
here is one..

pingcommand | tail -1| cut -d"=" -f2 | cut -d"/" -f2 > anyfilename

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