get-areacodes-list - Man Page

fetch the latest valid-area-codes derived from wikipedia

Synopsis

get-areacodes-list [-h] [-V]

Description

The get-areacodes-list script uses wget to construct a valid-area-codes file from the wikipedia List of North American Numbering Plan area codes.

You will only need to run this once or twice a year.

Once downloaded, valid-area-codes will be added to the tests performed by the hangup-fakenum External Hangup Extension script.

Options

-h

Prints this help and exits.

-V

Displays the version and exits.

Requirements

NCID:

release 1.7 or newer

wget:

fetches files using http

Files

/usr/share/ncid/sys/get-areacodes-list
/etc/ncid/valid-area-codes

See Also

hangup-fakenum(1), wget(1), ncidd(8)

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_North_American_Numbering_Plan_area_codes

Info

2019-08-17 NCID