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anyway to create a packet sniffer

i want to write a network utility which will sniff packets going through
a specific nic. is there any component available for .net enabling this ?!

thanks
Feb 18 '06 #1
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Here is an example of wrapping WinPCap:
http://www.thecodeproject.com/csharp/pktcap.asp

Of course, the Ethereal product is free, so you may not need to write
anything:
http://www.ethereal.com/

Peter

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"AbdulGafoor GK" wrote:
i want to write a network utility which will sniff packets going through
a specific nic. is there any component available for .net enabling this ?!

thanks

Feb 18 '06 #2
Peter Bromberg [C# MVP] wrote:
Here is an example of wrapping WinPCap:
http://www.thecodeproject.com/csharp/pktcap.asp

Of course, the Ethereal product is free, so you may not need to write
anything:
http://www.ethereal.com/

Peter


that's exactly what i wanted peter. thanks. i know about ethereal, but i
want to analyze specific packets and create real time report on that.
Feb 18 '06 #3

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