arping is a native go library to ping a host per arp datagram, or query a host mac address
The currently supported platforms are: Linux and BSD.
### arping library
* import this library per `import "github.com/j-keck/arping"`
* export GOPATH if not already (`export GOPATH=$PWD`)
* download the library `go get`
* run it `sudo -E go run <YOUR PROGRAMM>`
* or build it `go build`
The library requires raw socket access. So it must run as root, or with appropriate capabilities under linux: `sudo setcap cap_net_raw+ep <BIN>`.
For api doc and examples see: [godoc](http://godoc.org/github.com/j-keck/arping) or check the standalone under 'cmd/arping/main.go'.
### arping executable
To get a runnable pinger use `go get -u github.com/j-keck/arping/cmd/arping`. This will build the binary in $GOPATH/bin.
arping requires raw socket access. So it must run as root, or with appropriate capabilities under Linux: `sudo setcap cap_net_raw+ep <ARPING_PATH>`.