mac2ven - look up the vendor to a mac address
This script can look up one or more vendors to a list of MAC addresses:
Doing this lookup using "grep" seemed too slow. This is at least twice as fast.
If you look up more than one MAC at a time it will be a lot faster.
and a MAC address.
If mac2ven can't find /var/db/etherdata.db it will attempt to create it by fetching
the oui data from standards.ieee.org.
- Copy mac2ven somewhere into your $PATH.
- Copy etherdata.db into /var/db/.
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