Charles Swiger <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

> On Jun 14, 2004, at 3:23 PM, Bill Moran wrote:
> > Ethereal starts, but when I try to start a capture, it just freezes.
> >
> > Anyone else seeing this trouble?  Anyone got any suggestions?
> Hmm, try using tcpdump?  Also, I've seen packet sniffers freeze like 
> this if they try to perform DNS lookups and are waiting for answers 
> (due to DNS being slow, unavailable, etc)....

Thanks, Chuck.

I have been using tcpdump until I can figure this out, but I have to admit
that Ethereal just makes it easier to analyze the capture.

On the flip side, it turns out that Ethereal _is_ working, it's just
unreasonably slow.  Which starts a new question.

Bill Moran
Potential Technologies
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