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Old 10-14-2002, 03:56 PM   #1
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Question Network packet capture

How do I capture packets on my network using Linux? I have RedHat 7.2.

I thought I could use 'snoop', but, apparently not. I looked through the manual, but, since snoop isn't what I'm looking for, I'm not sure what I'm looking for.

Old 10-14-2002, 08:48 PM   #2
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You have several options. The common choices are tcpdump, ethereal, and snort.
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Ethereal is a fairly good sniffer that can capture packets on your LAN.


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