MAN page from Trustix arpwatch-2.1a11-2tr.i586.rpm
Section: Maintenance Commands (8)
Updated: 17 September 2000Index
arpsnmp - keep track of ethernet/ip address pairings
keeps track for ethernet/ip address pairings. It syslogs activityand reports certain changes via email.Arpsnmp
reads information from a file (usually generated bysnmpwalk
The-dflag is used enable debugging. This also inhibits mailing the reports.Instead, they are sent tostderr.
The-fflag is used to set the ethernet/ip address database filename.The default isarp.dat.
Note that an emptyarp.datfile must be created before the first time you runarpsnmp.
(1)man page for details on the report messages generated byarpsnmp
/usr/operator/arpwatch - default directoryarp.dat - ethernet/ip address databaseethercodes.dat - vendor ethernet block list
Craig Leres of theLawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Network Research Group,University of California, Berkeley, CA.
The current version is available via anonymous ftp:
Please send bug reports to arpwatchAATTee.lbl.gov.
Attempts are made to suppress DECnet flip flops but theyaren't always successful.
- REPORT MESSAGES
- SEE ALSO
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