#110 pppoe packets capturing not work (ppp0) (2.6.26-1-amd64)

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New compiled:

root@debian:~# tcpdump.4.1-PRE-CVS -n -i ppp0
tcpdump.4.1-PRE-CVS: verbose output suppressed, use -v or -vv for full protocol decode
listening on ppp0, link-type LINUX_SLL (Linux cooked), capture size 65535 bytes
19:22:40.123767 IP8 truncated-ip 0
tcpdump.4.1-PRE-CVS: pcap_loop: cooked-mode frame doesn't have room for sll header
1 packets captured
2 packets received by filter
0 packets dropped by kernel

root@debian:~# tcpdump.4.1-PRE-CVS -V
tcpdump.4.1-PRE-CVS version 4.1-PRE-CVS_2009_03_21
libpcap version 1.1-PRE-CVS

With earlier versions all the same.


  • utilitytrack

    utilitytrack - 2009-04-30
    • summary: pppoe packets capturing not work (ppp0) --> pppoe packets capturing not work (ppp0) (2.6.26-1-amd64)
  • utilitytrack

    utilitytrack - 2009-04-30

    this is true for 2.6.26-1-amd64 kernel, with 2.6.28 and above all working correctly.

  • Denis Ovsienko

    Denis Ovsienko - 2013-11-06
    • status: open --> closed
    • Group: --> Git head
  • Denis Ovsienko

    Denis Ovsienko - 2013-11-06

    Administrators of the "tcpdump" SourceForge project have superseded this tracker item (formerly artifact 2701373, now bug 110) with issue 114 of the "tcpdump" GitHub project.


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