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ipgrab - A Verbose Packet Sniffer
ipgrab [ -blmnpt ] [ -c cnt ] [ -i if ] [ expr ]
This manpage is not kept up to date, please refer to the info pages for
more accurate information.
ipgrab reads and parses packets from the link layer through the
application layer, dumping explicit header information along the way.
It is a lot like tcpdump except that it prints almost every header
-b Buffer standard output. Useful when you’re redirecting output to
-l Don’t print link-layer headers.
-m Minimal IP/TCP/UDP output.
-n Don’t print network-layer headers.
-p Print packet payloads.
-t Don’t print transport-layer headers.
-c cnt Terminate after receiving cnt packets.
-i if Listen on interface if, e.g., eth0.
expr Berkeley packet filter expression. See tcpdump(8) man page for
details and examples.
Requires libpcap version 0.3 or greater to be installed. Protocols
completely supported include Ethernet, IP, TCP, UDP, DNS, (R)ARP, IPX.
Michael S. Borella 3Com Corp. 1800 W. Central Rd. Mount Prospect IL
ICMP and DHCP/BOOTP support is not quite complete. L2TP support is
flaky. RIP support is incomplete and SIP/SDP support is very
24 February 1999 IPGRAB(8)