{ "title":"PING", "related":["/protocol/network/messages/"] }

Request: Ping (“ping”)

Connection keep-alive, “aliveness” and latency discovery.

If a node receives a PING message, it replies as quickly as possible with a PONG message with the provided nonce.

Message Format

Field Length Format Description
nonce 8 bytes unsigned 64 bit integer(LE) An arbitrary value provided to connect the ping message with the pong reply