Bug 147840 - tcpdump can't write to a file greater than 2G
tcpdump can't write to a file greater than 2G
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: tcpdump (Show other bugs)
3.0
All Linux
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Assigned To: Martin Stransky
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Reported: 2005-02-11 15:31 EST by Joshua Jensen
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
4 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2005-05-12 04:50:01 EDT
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Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2005:417 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Moderate: tcpdump security update 2005-05-11 00:00:00 EDT
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2005:421 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Moderate: tcpdump security update 2005-05-11 00:00:00 EDT

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Description Joshua Jensen 2005-02-11 15:31:02 EST
Description of problem:
tcpdump can't write to a file greater than 2G... this isn't "enterprise".  It
can't be uncommon for someone to need to capture a decent ammount of traffic.
Please fix!

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
RHEL3 + all errata/updates

How reproducible:

tcpdump -s 0 -w bigfile.bin

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Comment 1 Martin Stransky 2005-02-16 07:40:06 EST
Fixed in devel/RHEL4-U1/RHEL4-U5.
Comment 4 Mark J. Cox 2005-05-11 04:38:09 EDT
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2005-421.html
Comment 5 Mark J. Cox 2005-05-11 04:40:14 EDT
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2005-417.html
Comment 6 Mark J. Cox 2005-05-11 04:53:40 EDT
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2005-421.html
Comment 7 Mark J. Cox 2005-05-11 04:54:54 EDT
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2005-417.html

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