Go Premium for a chance to win a PS4. Enter to Win

x
?
Solved

reading and recording (caputure) header of any packet

Posted on 2007-11-22
3
Medium Priority
?
223 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-29
hi
can any one help me with this field
iam try to capture any packet ( i mean ip field) (the used field and unused field) of packet header can i find any program to do that or any document to help me

thanks
0
Comment
Question by:nasemabdullaa
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 4

Accepted Solution

by:
CCIE8122 earned 1000 total points
ID: 20335091
Ethereal will do what you want.  It will display the entire layer-three header in hex, which you can convert to binary and with the TCP/IP RFC as reference, you can identify the value of every field in the header.

www.ethereal.com

HTH

kr
0
 
LVL 4

Expert Comment

by:CCIE8122
ID: 20335098
oh, and it is free
0
 
LVL 8

Assisted Solution

by:ubig
ubig earned 1000 total points
ID: 20335207
Ethereal is a great freeware for that. It's development have ceased though so I would recommend to download WireShark which is successor of the product. You can find it here: http://www.wireshark.org/download.html.
0

Featured Post

NEW Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 1.5

With Office 365, it’s your data and your responsibility to protect it. NEW Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 eliminates the risk of losing access to your Office 365 data.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

This is the first one of a series of articles I’ll be writing to address technical issues that are always referred to as network problems. The network boundaries have changed, therefore having an understanding of how each piece in the network  puzzl…
Sometimes clients can lose connectivity with the Lotus Notes Domino Server, but there's not always an obvious answer as to why it happens.   Read this article to follow one of the first experiences I had with Lotus Notes on a client's machine, my…
Viewers will learn how to properly install and use Secure Shell (SSH) to work on projects or homework remotely. Download Secure Shell: Follow basic installation instructions: Open Secure Shell and use "Quick Connect" to enter credentials includi…
After creating this article (http://www.experts-exchange.com/articles/23699/Setup-Mikrotik-routers-with-OSPF.html), I decided to make a video (no audio) to show you how to configure the routers and run some trace routes and pings between the 7 sites…

916 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question