[realtek] Can't sniff with Realtek 8139 in HP ZT1100 series
Mon Aug 19 11:51:01 2002
On Sat, 17 Aug 2002, Jason Bowman wrote:
> I have a realtek 8139 ethernet card built into my HP ZT1100 series
Can you see the chip to read the part number off of the top?
It seem to be a undocumented chip type, similar to the rtl8139b.
About when was the laptop made?
What is the entry from /proc/pci?
> For some reason I can not sniff network traffic, something that is
> very useful for network diagnostics where I work.
You are hooked to an Ethernet switch, which is filtering out traffic not
intended for you.
That's the whole point of using a switch...
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