Subject: Re: What happened to the good ntop?
To: None <>
From: Alan Barrett <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/25/2005 00:05:00
On Thu, 24 Mar 2005, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> On Thu, 24 Mar 2005, Alan Barrett wrote:
> >So, it there anything that does what the old ntop used to do?  Just
> >display stuff locally, using curses, and only monitoring the network,
> >not transmitting anything (except perhaps DNS lookups), and certainly
> >not phoning home.
> systat net, ipfstat -t

No, those only look at packets flowing through the local machine.
ntop looks at all packets that would be visible with the interface in
promiscuous mode.

--apb (Alan Barrett)