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cdpr - Cisco Discovery Protocol Reporter

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NAME

cdpr - Cisco Discovery Protocol Reporter

SYNOPSIS

cdpr [-h] [-t seconds ] [-d device | -r pcap-file ] [-u server-config-file ] [-l location ] [-n hostname ] [-s server ] [-p script-path ]

DESCRIPTION

cdpr listens on specified network interfaces for Cisco Discovery Protocol packets. It then decodes those packets and outputs the information, optionally sending the information to a server for processing.

OPTIONS

-d device
Specify device to use (eth0, hme0, etc.)
-r pcap-file
Specify file to read from instead of network device.
-h
Print the usage.
-t seconds
Time in seconds to abort waiting for a packet (should be > 60)
-v[vv]
Set verbose mode.
-u server-config-file
Send cdpr information to a cdpr server. See /usr/share/doc/cdpr/README.cdprs
-l location
Location/description of this port; for use with -u or -s and -p.
-n hostname
Override the hostname reported to the server; for use with -u or -s and -p.
-s server
Server to send information to, specify port with a: after server/IP. Example: 192.168.1.20:88 (default: 80) requires -p (overridden by -u)
-p script-path
Path of server script to send data to; requires -s (overridden by -u)

AUTHOR

Lance O'Connor <lance at ronnoco dot net>
 
This manual page was written by Matt Zagrabelny <mzagrabe at d dot umn dot edu>, for the Debian system (but may be used by others).
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