Checking out the Wireless on Campus

I need a way to easily get more info about an access point knowing only its wireless mac address. I wrote a program in PHP over the summer of 2005 that queries information from an ip address via snmp. I query information from a ton of ip addresses, and then the program stores information such as the wireless mac address, and previous history. I can then later search by mac address using the data stored on my computer. This was the first program I ever wrote that used any sort of database or sql, so someday I plan on rewriting it in Python/Django and hopefully have more options to query information than just snmp. It would also be nice to have a way to merge data from other computers. We’ll see.

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