Tcpdump 4.0.0 and Libpcap 1.0.0 released

tcpdump is a common computer network debugging tool that runs under the command line. It allows the user to intercept and display TCP/IP and other packets being transmitted or received over a network to which the computer is attached

  • Add support for Bluetooth Sniffing
  • Add support for Realtek Remote Control Protocol (
  • Add support for 802.11 AVS
  • Add support for SMB over TCP
  • Add support for 4 byte BGP AS printing
  • Add support for compiling on case-insensitive file systems
  • Add support for ikev2 printing
  • Update support for decoding AFS
  • Update DHCPv6 printer
  • Use newer libpcap API’s (allows -B option on all platforms)
  • Add -I to turn on monitor mode
  • Bugfixes in lldp, lspping, dccp, ESP, NFS printers
  • Cleanup unused files and various cruft

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