Library which provides a packet filtering mechanism based on the BSD packet filter (BPF). Most notably, tcpdump needs this to work, and there is also a perl module (still in beta) which can use this as well. In plain english, if you want to write your own network traffic analyzer, this is the place to start.
released on 25 October 2016
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|BSD AdClause||Janet Casey||27 August 2003|
Leaders and contributors
|The Tcpdump Group||Maintainer|
|See the CREDITS file in the distribution for a complete list||Contributor|
Resources and communication
|Developer||VCS Repository Webview||http://cvs.tcpdump.org/cgi-bin/cvsweb/|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 25 February 2017.
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