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snoop in Linux?

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mw_4
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snoop in Linux?

what is the command similar to sun in Linux?

or

what is the packet monitoring tools in Linux?
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Ramkumar Devanathan
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Re: snoop in Linux?

Try tcpdump present at /usr/sbin.

it comes with the tcpdump rpm.

- ramd.
HPE Software Rocks!
Balaji N
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Re: snoop in Linux?

hi,

did u check out ethereal. it also as a gui front end.

[balajin@redpenguin balajin]$ rpm -qi ethereal
Name : ethereal Relocations: (not relocateable)
Version : 0.9.6 Vendor: Red Hat, Inc.
Release : 1 Build Date: Wed 21 Aug 2002 06:02:03 PM IST
Install date: Thu 27 Mar 2003 06:41:58 PM IST Build Host: stripples.devel.redhat.com
Group : Applications/Internet Source RPM: ethereal-0.9.6-1.src.rpm
Size : 7891046 License: GPL
Signature : DSA/SHA1, Wed 04 Sep 2002 02:43:19 AM IST, Key ID 219180cddb42a60e
Packager : Red Hat, Inc. <>
URL : http://www.ethereal.com/
Summary : Network traffic analyzer.
Description :
Ethereal is a network traffic analyzer for Unix-ish operating systems.

This package lays base for libpcap, a packet capture and filtering
library, contains command-line utilities, and contains plugins and
documentation for ethereal. A GTK+ based graphical user interface is available in a separate package

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rpm -qi ethereal-gnome
Name : ethereal-gnome Relocations: (not relocateable)
Version : 0.9.6 Vendor: Red Hat, Inc.
Release : 1 Build Date: Wed 21 Aug 2002 06:02:03 PM IST
Install date: Thu 27 Mar 2003 06:47:47 PM IST Build Host: stripples.devel.redhat.com
Group : Applications/Internet Source RPM: ethereal-0.9.6-1.src.rpm
Size : 5625121 License: GPL
Signature : DSA/SHA1, Wed 04 Sep 2002 02:43:19 AM IST, Key ID 219180cddb42a60e
Packager : Red Hat, Inc. <>
URL : http://www.ethereal.com/
Summary : Red Hat Gnome integration for ethereal and ethereal-usermode
Description :
Contains ethereal icons for Gnome 1.2 and desktop integration files.
[balajin@redpenguin balajin]$
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hth
-balaji
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Ramkumar Devanathan
Honored Contributor

Re: snoop in Linux?

Balaji,

I am a wizard now...

- ramd.
HPE Software Rocks!