S├ębastien Aperghis-Tramoni
and 1 contributors


cisco-status - Display the status of a Cisco network switch


    cisco-status [--config /etc/rack.conf] <switch-name>
    cisco-status { --help | --man | --version }


Standard options

-c, --config path

Specify the path to the configuration file. Default to /usr/local/etc/rack.conf

-v, --verbose

Run the program in verbose mode.

Program options

--device-login username

Specify an alternate login for connecting onto the device.

--device-password password

Specify an alternate password for connecting onto the device.

Help options

-h, --help

Print a short usage description, then exit.


Print the manual page of the program, then exit.

-V, --version

Print the program name and version, then exit.


This program prints the status of a Cisco network switch, displaying, whenever possible, for each physical interface, the MAC address of the device connected onto it, with its name and interface name (resolved from the RackTables database).


See rack(1)


Sebastien Aperghis-Tramoni (sebastien@aperghis.net)