PCAP_SET_PROMISC(3PCAP)                              PCAP_SET_PROMISC(3PCAP)

NAME         top

       pcap_set_promisc  - set promiscuous mode for a not-yet-activated cap‐
       ture handle

SYNOPSIS         top

       #include <pcap/pcap.h>

       int pcap_set_promisc(pcap_t *p, int promisc);

DESCRIPTION         top

       pcap_set_promisc() sets whether promiscuous mode should be set on a
       capture handle when the handle is activated.  If promisc is non-zero,
       promiscuous mode will be set, otherwise it will not be set.

RETURN VALUE         top

       pcap_set_promisc() returns 0 on success or PCAP_ERROR_ACTIVATED if
       called on a capture handle that has been activated.

SEE ALSO         top

       pcap(3PCAP), pcap_create(3PCAP), pcap_activate(3PCAP)

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                               3 January 2014        PCAP_SET_PROMISC(3PCAP)