ndsend - send a Neighbor Advertisement NDP packet
utility is called by arpsend
(8) for IPv6 addresses to
send an unsolicited Neighbor Advertisement ICMPv6 multicast packet announcing
a given IPv6 address to all IPv6 nodes as per RFC4861.
- Specify the IPv6 address to be advertised.
- Specify the network interface to send an advertisement
returns 0 upon successful execution. If something goes wrong, it
returns an appropriate error code:
- 1 EXC_USAGE
- Usage error
- 2 EXC_SYSTEM
- System error
To send a Neighbor Advertisement ICMPv6 on interface eth0
ndsend 2001:DB8::1 eth0
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