This file controls the operation of the SI6 Networks' IPv6 Toolkit . It aloows the system administrator to configure parameters such as:

@\+ Location of the IEEE OUI database

The configuration file follows the following general format:

  # Comments
  Variable1=Value1  # Comments

The following configuration options are currently supported:


This variable specifies the location of the IEEE OUI database. If left unspecified, the IEEE OUI databased is expected to be found "/usr/share/oui.txt". This is a stripped down version of the IEEE OUI list available at <>. The tool is able to process the raw file available from the IEEE site (hence the included oui.txt file can be overwritten with a freshly downloaded copy without any additional processing).


The following is a sample ipv6toolkit.conf file.

# SI6 Networks IPv6 Toolkit Configuration File



The SI6 Networks' IPv6 Toolkit and the corresponding manual pages were produced by Fernando Gont <[email protected]> for SI6 Networks <>.


Copyright (c) 2011-2013 Fernando Gont.

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