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Re: [suse-security] tcpdump problem
  • From: Marcus Meissner <meissner@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 16 Feb 2006 09:08:59 +0100
  • Message-id: <20060216080859.GD27801@xxxxxxx>
On Thu, Feb 16, 2006 at 09:06:39AM +0100, Cristian Del Carlo wrote:
> Hi list,
> I am running Suse 10 with the last kernel 2.6.13-15.7-default.
> I have a problem when running tpcdump i have the following error :
>
> # tcpdump -i eth0
> tcpdump: socket: Address family not supported by protocol
>
> I have the same message with iptraf.
>
> In the file /var/log/messages i have found a messages like this :
> tcpdump uses obsolete (PF_INET,SOCK_PACKET)
>
> Can anyone help me.
> Thanks.

What kind of device is eth0 ?

Can you run:
rpm -q kernel-default
uname -a
to verify if installed kernel is same as the running kernel?

Ciao, Marcus

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