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Re: PF and promiscuous mode



On Sat, Mar 19, 2005 at 10:53:35AM +0800, Eduardo Tongson wrote:
> On Fri, 18 Mar 2005 10:48:45 -0500, Michael W. Lucas
> <[email protected]> wrote:
> > (Context: I'm also using softflowd to export bandwidth usage into
> > Netflow.  (For those who don't know, softflowd puts the interface into
> > promiscuous mode and sniffs the traffic, transmitting flow information
> > to a collector.  It hooks into the stack right where tcpdump does.)
> 
> btw why not pfflowd?
Because softflowd had support for netflow v8 packets a few days before
pfflowd, and I *had* to have it during that window.  :-)
==ml
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