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How do i use multiple pipes for live capturing?

asked 2017-11-08 13:56:15 +0000

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Hello

I want to capture two pipes simulatneously with wireshark. Wehn i'm capturing only one of the pipes, everything works fine, but when i try to combine the two to capture both at the same time, one of them breaks the lua-script of the other one.

To be more precise, one of the pipes is created by the nRF Sniffer Software from Nordic, the other one is created by a self-made program to sniff an other 802.15.4 WPAN. Each of those programs open wireshark automaticly after creating the pipe. I've tried to add the other pipe after i opend wireshark with one of the programs vie "Manage Interfaces" in the "Capture Options".

Does anyone know why this happens or how to solve this problem? Is it even possible?

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answered 2017-12-04 12:12:49 +0000

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You should have a look at using the Wireshark extcap interface.

The upcoming 2.0 version of the nRF Sniffer uses extcap and so should your self-made program do. Have a look in the downloads page in the nRF Sniffer page for a 2.0-beta release.

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