Capturing X Traffic using ethreal
pharris at opentext.com
Tue Jul 13 06:23:09 PDT 2010
On 2010-07-13 09:14, sami md wrote:
> Is it possible to capture X protocol traffic using ethreal,
Yes, although ethereal is deprecated in favour of wireshark.
> The display N listens and accepts connections on TCP port 6000+N,
> how to capture this traffic on ethreal?
Many distros disable TCP by default. Make sure it is enabled on your
before running your app. Also, make sure you're running wireshark as
root (so it has permission to sniff traffic).
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