Man pages sections > man8 > update-ieee-data

update-ieee-data - update data files from IEEE Standards Association such as the

update-ieee-data(8) IEEE update-ieee-data(8)

NAME

update-ieee-data - update data files from IEEE Standards Association such as the OUI and IAB lists
 

SYNOPSIS

update-ieee-data
 

DESCRIPTION

update-ieee-data fetches the current version of the OUI and IAB lists from http://standards.ieee.org/regauth/oui/index.shtml and installs it, if the installed versions is older than 5 days.
 
This utility requires curl, wget or libwww-perl to be installed.
 

OPTIONS

-q
Be quiet. Do not output messages.
-f
Force the update, even if the file is newer than 5 days.
 

FILES

/usr/share/misc/
Directory holding symbolic links to oui.txt and iab.txt
 

AUTHORS

Filippo Giunchedi <filippo@debian.org> and Luciano Bello <luciano@debian.org>.
13 June 2014 ieee-data