The ticker module can be used to execute a given set of commands periodically in the interactive session.


ticker on

Start the ticker.

ticker off

Stop the ticker.


parameter default description
ticker.commands clear; net.show List of commands separated by a ;.
ticker.period 1 Ticker period in seconds.


Start probing for hosts, clear the screen and plot discovered endpoints every second (will use default parameters):

> net.probe on; clear; ticker on

Keep deauthenticating clients from the access point with BSSID DE:AD:BE:EF:DE:AD every five seconds:

> set ticker.period 5; set ticker.commands "wifi.deauth DE:AD:BE:EF:DE:AD"; ticker on