Subject: Re: Documentation on BPFs?
To: Ken Hornstein <>
From: Kevin M. Lahey <>
List: tech-net
Date: 01/09/1997 22:18:11
In message <>Ken Hornstein writes
>>Can anyone point me to a good documentation of the Berkeley Packet
>>Filters? Reading other people's source is not a strength of mine,
>>that's why I am looking for a book, web page or any other document
>>that describes how to program them in detail.
>The two best sources of information about them I've found are the bpf man
>page, and the Usenix white paper (should be able to find it on

Rich Stevens (et al) also covers it in _TCP/IP Illustrated 
Volume 2_, which is just a great book to have around anyway...