[TriLUG] OT: wireshark
gwbrown1 at gmail.com
Thu Jun 5 11:08:34 EDT 2008
I have, at my disposal, four Wireshark protocol analyzers that run Linux and
two "backups" that run Windoze. All my Linux boxes are out in the wild
assigned to various problems and projects so I'm stuck with using a Windows
I see where, in the gui, I can stop a capture after a certain number of
minutes but I don't see where I can start a capture at a scheduled time from
the GUI. So I was hoping for something GUI based as I have no idea how I
would start a capture from the command line in XP.
On Thu, Jun 5, 2008 at 11:04 AM, Matthew Pusateri <
mpusateri at wickedtrails.com> wrote:
> Wireshark has a -a cmdline argument that specifies when to stop the
> capture. So you should be able to crank up wireshark from the command
> line. Or possibly use tshark if no gui. Not sure if that helps
> answer your question, as I'm not sure what your trying to achieve.
> Maximum verbosity please.
> Matt P.
> On Jun 5, 2008, at 10:55 AM, Greg Brown wrote:
> > Does anyone know of a way to schedule a wireshark start and stop
> > capture the
> > way you can with a "real" sniffer?
> > Greg
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