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I would like to know how the filter works ...I would like to know the files which help in the working of this filter. I'm trying to create trigger but to do so i would like to know the entire working of filters and the files related to it

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asked 28 Sep '11, 00:41

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Check out the display filter directory.

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answered 28 Sep '11, 02:34

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Thanks for the help .......

(28 Sep '11, 02:55) flashkicker

is triggers only related to filters? I read some previous questions about triggers in bugzilla where i came to know that trigcap.c plays the role of triggers in wireshark.

(01 Oct '11, 02:27) Terrestrial ...

work of trigcap:It uses the BPF to find start and stop conditions. Between the two it saves captured packets to a file.

Thanks to Jaap.

(01 Oct '11, 02:29) Terrestrial ...
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