Re: info on libpcap / tcpdump, token ring

From: Casey Carter (
Date: Wed Jan 23 2002 - 16:47:02 EST

Is the card connected to a hub or a switch?

Phil N wrote:

> I was wondering if this might be the proper forum to get assistance with
> figuring out why tcpdump is not working as expected on my system. I get
> the card in promiscuous mode but tcpdump only sees/reports broadcast
> packets or packets destined for the system itself.
> Thanks!
> Phil
> System config:
> RH Linux - 2.2.14 kernel (tried 2.2.18 also but can't get mtok to
> compile on that platform yet)
> libpcap-0.7.1 (tried 0.6.2 first, same results)
> tcpdump-3.7.1 (tried 3.6.2 first, same results)
> Madge TR card BM Mk2, mtok.o v2.31

Casey Carter
AIM: cartec69

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