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C, pcap, how to get to the epoch time for the packet

Posted on 2012-03-19
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I am new to pcap programming.   How do I get to the epoch time for the packet?  I suppose it is in the header.
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I believe you are interested in struct pcap_pkthdr. See pcap man page:
     http://www.tcpdump.org/pcap3_man.html

"ts  --  a struct timeval containing the time when the packet was captured"
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