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Vendor Finder Utility

by Anonymous ‎08-11-2005 11:00 PM - edited ‎10-30-2013 01:38 PM (545 Views)


A utility/script to find Vendor based on WWN or WWPN, can be used standalone or embedded into other diagnostic utilities.

The package contains a formatted list of Hex codes and associated Vendor names downloaded from the IEEE website.



Operating System Any Unix\GNU-Linux based operating system with Perl.

Interface CLI

Fabric Operating System Not Applicable

Other None



The package supports the following formats of WWN
1 - IEEE 803.2 standard 48 bit ID
2 - IEEE 803.2 extended 48-bit ID
5 - IEEE Registered Name

Please run the script in the package to understand usage with example.


NOTE: This contribution was migrated by Brocade from the former Brocade Connect community on March 13, 2008, on behalf of the author.