pcap_dump_flush(3pcap) — Linux manual page


PCAP_DUMP_FLUSH(3PCAP)                            PCAP_DUMP_FLUSH(3PCAP)

NAME         top

       pcap_dump_flush - flush to a savefile packets dumped

SYNOPSIS         top

       #include <pcap/pcap.h>

       int pcap_dump_flush(pcap_dumper_t *p);

DESCRIPTION         top

       pcap_dump_flush() flushes the output buffer to the ``savefile,''
       so that any packets written with pcap_dump(3PCAP) but not yet
       written to the ``savefile'' will be written.

RETURN VALUE         top

       pcap_dump_flush() returns 0 on success and PCAP_ERROR on failure.

SEE ALSO         top

       pcap(3PCAP), pcap_dump_open(3PCAP)

COLOPHON         top

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                              25 July 2018        PCAP_DUMP_FLUSH(3PCAP)