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 From:  Peter Allgeyer <allgeyer at web dot de>
 To:  Jonathan Marriott <jon at kiwiuk dot net>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Mirror port
 Date:  Thu, 13 Oct 2005 00:05:09 +0200
Am Mittwoch, den 12.10.2005, 22:45 +0100 schrieb Jonathan Marriott:
> Is it possible to turn an unused ethernet connection into a mirror of a used 
> one using monowall? Much like some managed switches do. I have a WRAP 3-port 
> board and have one spare that I'd like to use to see what is going on with my 
> Internet connection and use things like ntop and ethereal on. Would simply 
> bridging the ports do this?
Hmm, I think there was also a discussion about that:

Possible, yes ("dup to"). Wise? Don't think so. Tcpdump would help me
much more. Ahh, (a GUI for) tcpdump would be a nice feature request for
1.3beta ;-)

Ciao ...
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