[OT?] tcpdump overhead
mario.lobo at ipad.com.br
Mon Mar 10 17:33:17 UTC 2008
On Monday 10 March 2008, you wrote:
> > I am writing a final paper for a PG course and I need to take precise
> > measurements on network performance. I gonna be doing lots of packet
> > dumps and I would like to know you guys' opinion on how much of tcpdump
> > overhead (if meaningful for these measurements) I should take into
> > account.
> > If there are any readings on the subject you could point me to...
> no idea but small for sure. it would rather cause tcpdump to not catch all
> packets that network performance drop.
Thanks for the reply Wojciech.
Forgive my english but I couldn't quite get what you meant by:
"it would rather cause tcpdump to not catch all packets that network
Could you rephrase that for me please ?
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