arpwatch - Tool to keep track of Ethernet<->IP address pairings

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Tumbleweed
Repository Security all
Package filename arpwatch-2.1a15-320.1.x86_64.rpm
Package name arpwatch
Package version 2.1a15
Package release 320.1
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Category Productivity/Networking/Diagnostic
License BSD-3-Clause
Maintainer -
Download size 40.00 KB
Installed size 77.47 KB
Arpwatch keeps track of Ethernet and IP address pairings. It logs
activity to syslog and reports certain changes via e-mail.


Package Version Architecture Repository
arpwatch-2.1a15-320.1.i586.rpm 2.1a15 i586 Security
arpwatch-2.1a15-164.1.x86_64.rpm 2.1a15 x86_64 openSUSE Oss
arpwatch-2.1a15-164.1.i586.rpm 2.1a15 i586 openSUSE Oss
arpwatch - - -


Name Value
arpwatch-ethercodes -
coreutils -
diffutils -
fillup -
grep - - -


Name Value
arpwatch = 2.1a15-320.1
arpwatch(x86-64) = 2.1a15-320.1


Type URL
Binary Package arpwatch-2.1a15-320.1.x86_64.rpm
Source Package arpwatch-2.1a15-320.1.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the Security repository:
    # zypper addrepo security
  2. Install arpwatch rpm package:
    # zypper install arpwatch




2019-03-16 - Jan Engelhardt <>
- Use noun phrase in summary.
2019-02-07 -
- One %service_* call for all service files
2019-02-05 -
- added getnameinfo.patch to prevent memory leak in gethname
- %service_* invocations for arpwatch@.service
2017-11-23 -
- Replace references to /var/adm/fillup-templates with new
%_fillupdir macro (boo#1069468)
2017-08-12 -
- Remove initscript support. Fix the service initialization to\
either allow single full client or user has to symlink the instance
and make sure he can run only one of them. bsc#737527
- Make sure rcarpwatch is working
- Use install commands for installation of files
- Format with spec-cleaner
- Generate temp files using systemd
2015-06-19 -
- Deal with added two whitespaces in more recent oui.txt versions.
+ arpwatch-2.1a15-massagevendor.patch
2014-12-05 -
- Removed executable permission bits from arpwatch@.service file.
2014-05-14 -
- added missing %pre/%service_add_pre section
2014-01-07 -
- Rework arpwatch.service file to properly support multiple network
interfaces and arpwatch sysconfig file. (bnc#853384).
2013-03-14 -
- Drop sysvinit support and add systemd support for opensuse > 11.4

See Also

Package Description
arpwatch-ethercodes-20180926_160344-6.3.noarch.rpm Ethercodes Data for arpwatch
arpwatch-ethercodes-build-2.1a15-320.1.i586.rpm Tool to create ethercodes.dat from meta data
arpwatch-ethercodes-build-2.1a15-320.1.x86_64.rpm Tool to create ethercodes.dat from meta data
audio-entropyd-2.0.1-5.50.i586.rpm Audio entropy daemon
audio-entropyd-2.0.1-5.50.x86_64.rpm Audio entropy daemon
autossh-1.4g-44.1.i586.rpm Automatically restart SSH sessions and tunnels
autossh-1.4g-44.1.x86_64.rpm Automatically restart SSH sessions and tunnels
barada-pam-0.5.3-3.7.i586.rpm HOTP PAM Module
barada-pam-0.5.3-3.7.x86_64.rpm HOTP PAM Module
bearssl-devel-0.6-1.13.i586.rpm Development files for bearssl
bearssl-devel-0.6-1.13.x86_64.rpm Development files for bearssl
ccrypt-1.11-10.6.i586.rpm Crypt and Decrypt Files and Streams with AES
ccrypt-1.11-10.6.x86_64.rpm Crypt and Decrypt Files and Streams with AES
ccrypt-emacs-1.11-10.6.i586.rpm Integration for ccrypt with emacs
ccrypt-emacs-1.11-10.6.x86_64.rpm Integration for ccrypt with emacs