ethers - ethernet address to hostname database
The ethers database translates ethernet addresses to hostnames for use by
the RARP daemon (see rarpd(8).) /etc/ethers may look like this:
The six octet ethernet numbers must be entered as shown above, the hex
constants must use lowercase letters and may not have leading zeros.
Comments are marked with '#'.
See rarpd(8) on why you shouldn't list Sun hosts in this file.
/etc/ethers Ethernet addresses database.
hosts(5), rarpd(8), boot(8).
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