Manual Pages

The following man pages are part of the Wireshark distribution. They are available via the man command on UNIX® / POSIX® systems and HTML files via the "Start" menu on Windows systems.

androiddump - Provide interfaces to capture from Android devices

capinfos - Prints information about capture files

captype - Prints the types of capture files

dftest - Shows display filter byte-code, for debugging dfilter routines.

dumpcap - Dump network traffic

editcap - Edit and/or translate the format of capture files

extcap - Extcap grammar elements

idl2wrs - CORBA IDL to Wireshark Plugin Generator

mergecap - Merges two or more capture files into one

randpkt - Random Packet Generator

rawshark - Dump and analyze raw pcap data

reordercap - Reorder input file by timestamp into output file

text2pcap - Generate a capture file from an ASCII hexdump of packets

tshark - Dump and analyze network traffic

wireshark-filter - Wireshark filter syntax and reference

wireshark - Interactively dump and analyze network traffic

The following man page is part of the libpcap distribution and hosted here as a convenience for our users.

pcap-filter - Capture filter syntax

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