IPwatchD is a simple daemon that analyses all incoming ARP packets in order
to detect IP conflicts on Linux. It can be configured to listen on one or
more interfaces (alias interfaces are also supported) in active or passive
mode. In active mode IPwatchD protects your host before IP takeover by
answering Gratuitous ARP requests received from conflicting system.
In passive mode it just records information about conflict through standard
ipwatchd-script 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... ipwatchd.conf IPwatchD daemon reads configuration from file specified with -c on command line. The file contains keyword-argument pairs, one per line. Lines beginning with #... ipwatchd IPwatchD is a simple daemon that analyses all incoming ARP packets in order to detect IP conflicts. Default configuration file uses "automatic configuration...