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hi all:

i captured some data and stored as pcap format on a service interface of juniper mx960 (sp-1/0/0) but i am not able to open them up since i keep getting following errors:

"The file <whatever-name.pcap> is capture of for a network type that Wireshark doesn't support (pcap: network type 136 unknown or unsupported)"

i checked the list of tcpdump supported link types and it doesn't have 136. does it mean i would not be able to view the pcap files at all?

are there any possible workarounds for this?



asked 23 Apr '13, 14:16

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What version of Wireshark are you using? Support for the Juniper Services PIC was added a month ago. It is available in the current development packages and will be in 1.10.0 when it is released.

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answered 23 Apr '13, 14:30

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thanks gerald. so i should be able to read those files if i install "development packages"?

(23 Apr '13, 14:41) desperado

btw, which package under should i install?

(23 Apr '13, 14:44) desperado

thanks gerald: yeah it works!



(23 Apr '13, 15:00) desperado
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