Subject: Re: Documentation on BPFs?
To: Peter Simons <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Marc Slemko <email@example.com>
Date: 01/09/1997 23:20:22
On Fri, 10 Jan 1997, Ken Hornstein wrote:
> >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 ftp.ee.lbl.gov).
It is at:
to be exact. From what I recall, it doesn't go deeply into the API but
presents a very useful conceptual overview that lets you understand how
things are done.