MAC --> IP address?
craig at fukka.co.uk
Sun Jan 15 23:03:10 UTC 2006
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Ian Pilcher wrote:
> jackc wrote:
>> arp -a ??
> Unfortunately, that only shows what's in the ARP cache.
[Note: I'm not jackc]
Correct, which may well include your remote system if it responds
correctly to broadcast pings.
If it were me, I'd start with
and move on to:
ping -b <broadcast address>
then, if all else fails:
tcpdump -nv ether src <MAC address>
and wait for packets to appear. This assumes you are on the same logical
Craig McLean http://fukka.co.uk
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