Network packet capture library
libpcap is an interface for user-level packet capture. It provides a portable framework for low-level network monitoring. Applications include network statistics collection, security monitoring, network debugging, etc.
- Website: https://www.tcpdump.org
- Licenses: FreeBSD · Modified BSD · Original BSD
- Package source: gnu/packages/admin.scm
- Builds: See build status
- Issues: See known issues
libpcap 1.10.1 as follows:
guix install firstname.lastname@example.org
Or install the latest version:
guix install libpcap
You can also install packages in augmented, pure or containerized environments for development or simply to try them out without polluting your user profile. See the
guix shell documentation for more information.