pcap_set_rfmon(3pcap) — Linux manual page


PCAP_SET_RFMON(3PCAP)                              PCAP_SET_RFMON(3PCAP)

NAME         top

       pcap_set_rfmon - set monitor mode for a not-yet-activated capture

SYNOPSIS         top

       #include <pcap/pcap.h>

       int pcap_set_rfmon(pcap_t *p, int rfmon);

DESCRIPTION         top

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

RETURN VALUE         top

       pcap_set_rfmon() 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),

COLOPHON         top

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                             3 January 2014        PCAP_SET_RFMON(3PCAP)