Creating a packet capture filter

Solutions ID:    KB1497
Version:    2.0
Status:    Published
Published date:    03/02/2009
Updated:    05/26/2009

Problem Description

Creating a packet capture filter
You want to create a packet capture filter


The CLI command '#pcap filter' allows filtering on various attributes to limit the amount of captured packet data collected.

For information about the pcap command and filter parameters, please refer to the Configuration and Management Guide (CMG) for your version of SGOS.  The CMGs are located at .

For SGOS 5.x please see Volume 11: Command Line Interface Reference; Chapter 2: Standard and Privileged Mode Commands; # pcap in the CMG.

For SGOS 4.x please see the Command Line Interface Reference, Chapter 2: Standard and Privileged Mode Commands; Privileged Mode Commands; #pcap.

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