ipwatchd-script man page

ipwatchd-script — User-defined script called by IPwatchD daemon when IP conflict occurs

Synopsis

ipwatchd-script device IP_address MAC_address

Description

This script is executed by IPwatchD daemon when IP conflict occurs. It uses IPwatchD-G-Notify (if available) to display warning message in Gnome sessions. System administrator can write own script to handle IP conflicts and instruct IPwatchD daemon to use it by modification of user_script directive in its configuration file.

Options

Following options are passed by IPwatchD daemon:

device
Name of network device in conflict.
IP_address
IP address in conflict.
MAC_address
MAC address of conflicting system.

Author

This manual page was written by Jaroslav Imrich <jariq@jariq.sk>

See Also

ipwatchd(8), ipwatchd.conf(5), ipwatchd-gnotify(1)

Referenced By

ipwatchd(8), ipwatchd.conf(5).