Section: Misc. Reference Manual Pages (8)
Updated: May 2003
dhcp-sniff - a dhcp sniffer
dhcp-sniff is simple DHCP sniffer for diagnostic purposes. It can
run in verbose or brief mode. By default the sniffer will use the
first interface it finds which is up.
dhcp-sniff is part of the dhcp-agent package. You should have
received a complete manual in texi format which could have been
installed as info pages in
or optionally as HTML pages in
The accompanying manual is more expository than the man pages
provided. The man pages should be used only as a quick reference.
Print out usage.
Print out version information
Run dhcp-sniff in brief mode. This mode prints everything on on line.
- -i interface
Force dhcp-sniff to use the interface specified. This is useful
to make sure dhcp-sniff uses a specific interface if the host is
[ TODO: document brief mode ]
Will exit with a non-zero value if an error occured.
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