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Does anyone know a really good command line sniffer/capture program. My gateway is a horribly slow machine, 166mhz I believe, so I don't want to put a GUI on there ...
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    Command line packet sniffer/capture application


    Does anyone know a really good command line sniffer/capture program. My gateway is a horribly slow machine, 166mhz I believe, so I don't want to put a GUI on there in order to use ethereal or something. Any suggestions?

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    Have you tried tcpdump?

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    No, but I will. Thank you. Any other suggestions?

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    its a gui but it doesnt have to be

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    I think ethereal has a CUI frontend, but I've only tried it in GUI...

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    etherial can be launched form the command line
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    A ncursed based gui allowed ? iptraf is a nice one.
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