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Re: (tye)Re: MAC Address and NIC Device on Network.

by jepri (Parson)
on Jun 27, 2001 at 10:19 UTC ( #91842=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to (tye)Re: MAC Address and NIC Device on Network.
in thread MAC Address and NIC Device on Network.

Works if you have arp. Why go outside Perl when there's a nice module that does what you want? The interface is nicer too.

Finally arp will only return the IP number of the interface, whereas you can get so much more information with a little bit of sniffing.

I didn't believe in evil until I dated it.

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