dect
/
libpcap
Archived
1
0
Fork 0

Mention that we can read some pcap-ng files.

master
Guy Harris 13 years ago
parent b4b664817b
commit ed73055294
  1. 10
      pcap_open_offline.3pcap.in

@ -43,11 +43,15 @@ pcap_t *pcap_fopen_offline(FILE *fp, char *errbuf);
is called to open a ``savefile'' for reading.
.PP
.I fname
specifies the name of the file to open. The file has
the same format as those used by
specifies the name of the file to open. The file can have the pcap file
format as described in
.BR pcap-savefile (@MAN_FILE_FORMATS@),
which is the file format used by, among other programs,
.BR tcpdump (1)
and
.BR tcpslice (1).
.BR tcpslice (1),
or can have the pcap-ng file format, although not all pcap-ng files can
be read.
The name "-" in a synonym for
.BR stdin .
.PP