[ILUG] "Ghost Sniffer"
drjolt+ilug at redbrick.dcu.ie
Sun Mar 11 17:48:06 GMT 2001
Quoting <NBBBIGEGHIGMPCNKHCECMEHBDNAA.kenn at bluetree.ie>
by Kenn Humborg <kenn at bluetree.ie>:
> > the TX disabling is certainly the most subtle way of going about
> > it, but also
> > the most awkward
> Awkward if done in hardware. However, I imagine that it would
> be fairly trivial to add an option like rx-only to ifconfig and
> let the networking layers in the kernel simply refuse to send
> any packets to the driver for the interface.
I know it can be done in Solaris - see under
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