packet.internet.ipv6 man page

packet.internet.ipv6 — IPv6 module

Description

Decode IP version 6 layer. Extension headers are not supported.

Classes

class IPv6(packet.internet.ipv4.IPv4)

IPv6 object

Usage:
    from packet.internet.ipv6 import IPv6

    x = IPv6(pktt)

Object definition:

IPv6(
    version       = int,
    traffic_class = int,
    flow_label    = int,
    total_size    = int,
    protocol      = int,
    hop_limit     = int,
    src           = IPv6Addr(),
    dst           = IPv6Addr(),
    data          = string,  # raw data of payload if protocol
                             # is not supported
)


Methods defined here:
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__init__(self, pktt)
Constructor

Initialize object's private data.

pktt: Packet trace object (packet.pktt.Pktt) so this layer has access to the parent layers.

See Also

baseobj(3), packet.internet.ipv4(3), packet.transport.tcp(3), packet.transport.udp(3)

Bugs

No known bugs.

Author

Jorge Mora (mora@netapp.com)

Referenced By

packet.link.ethernet(3).

14 February 2017 NFStest 2.1.5 ipv6 1.0.4