Re: Promiscous Mode

Michael Shields (
04 Aug 1997 17:36:53 +0000

In article <>,
Darren Reed <> wrote:
> FWIW, IMHO, this is a "feels good" type change. What's to stop me
> writing a kernel module and running that ?

I'm running without module support. You'd have to build a new kernel
and boot into that.

Probably there is some way around it, but I don't see any reason to
make sniffing as easy as typing `tcpdump'.

Shields, CrossLink.