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Package wireshark-cli

Network traffic analyzer


This package contains command-line utilities, plugins, and documentation for

Version: 4.2.5

See also: wireshark.

General Commands

androiddump Provide interfaces to capture from Android devices
capinfos Prints information about capture files
captype Prints the types of capture files
ciscodump Provide interfaces to capture from a remote Cisco device through SSH.
dpauxmon Provide interfaces to capture DisplayPort AUX channel data.
dumpcap Dump network traffic
editcap Edit and/or translate the format of capture files
etwdump Provide an interface to read Event Tracing for Windows (ETW)
falcodump Dump log data to a file using a Falco source plugin.
mergecap Merges two or more capture files into one
mmdbresolve Read IPv4 and IPv6 addresses and print their IP geolocation information.
randpkt Random packet generator
randpktdump Provide an interface to generate random captures using randpkt
rawshark Dump and analyze raw pcap data
reordercap Reorder input file by timestamp into output file
sdjournal Provide an interface to capture systemd journal entries.
sshdump Provide interfaces to capture from a remote host through SSH using a remote capture binary.
text2pcap Generate a capture file from an ASCII hexdump of packets
tshark Dump and analyze network traffic
udpdump Provide a UDP receiver that gets packets from network devices (like Aruba routers) and exports them in PCAP format.
wifidump Provides an interface to capture Wi-Fi frames from a remote host through SSH.

Special Files

extcap The extcap interface
wireshark-filter Wireshark display filter syntax and reference