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 From:  Steven Nusser <jaguar11735 at gmail dot com>
 To:  Chris Buechler <cbuechler at gmail dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] DHCP testing
 Date:  Thu, 6 May 2010 09:42:26 -0400
On Thu, May 6, 2010 at 12:53 AM, Chris Buechler <cbuechler at gmail dot com> wrote:
>
> On Wed, May 5, 2010 at 11:04 PM, Frederic Breitwieser
> <frederic at woodbridgedata dot com> wrote:
> > Not exactly a m0n0wall question, but you folks may have a good
> > recommendation.
> >
> > I'm looking for a piece of freeware that would simulate a DHCP request from
> > my m0n0wall, so I can look at the result and verify that the PXE server I
> > specified is actually being passed.
> >
>
> Why not actually use m0n0wall?  I think for that I'd setup a m0n0wall
> VM in VMware, and check the DHCP request and response in Wireshark on
> the host system.
>
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Also, if you have access to a managed switch, you could set up a
monitored port that receives all traffic from all ports.  You could
then plug a computer running Wireshark into this port.