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How to learn packet sniffers

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Jun 27th, 2006
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Where do you learn to use packet sniffers and the like.


I would like to learn about resolving congestion and bandwidth issues and learn to use packet sniffers.


Where do the network engineer's start?

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Joe Clarke Tue, 06/27/2006 - 19:24
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I think the best way to learn is by doing. Download Ethereal from http://www.ethereal.com. It's free, and a very powerful and featureful packet capture and analysis tool. It comes with decent online help, and the Ethereal people even offer training seminars if needed.

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