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Re: sniffers
From: matt () uts EDU AU (Jas)
Date: Tue, 2 May 1995 22:23:21 +1000 (EST)

Oliver Friedrichs wrote this...

On Mon, 1 May 1995 mulligan () future incog com wrote:

Unfortunately the dlpi interface does allow you to find out if the
interface is in promiscuous mode.

(You mean doesn't).

i think he meant didn't as well, but i have news for you guys.. you
can.. but only for each stream attached... so you have to find the
stream first, then you can query the stream to find if it is in
promiscous mode (you can find the stream in a fashion similar to
lsof ie kernel grepping). and no i dont know of any programs that do

echo '16i[q]sa[ln0=aln100%Pln100/snlbx]sbA0D3F204445524F42snlbxq'|dc;exit
Matthew Keenan   Systems Programmer   Information Technology Division
      University of Technology     Sydney Australia

It's nice to be in a position where people apologize because they
assume there's humor in your work, based on past experience,
but they're not sure where it is. -- Rob Pike

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