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PKSH

Section: User Commands (1)
Updated: 24 Jul 2008
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NAME

pksh - An extension of the tcsh with an embedded pcap-based network packet analyzer for network monitoring  

VERSION

This manual documents pksh 0.2.1  

SYNOPSIS

pksh  

DESCRIPTION

pksh is an enhanced but completely compatible version of the tcsh shell, with built-ins extensions to include network monitoring facilities.  

REFERENCE

The next sections of this manual describe all of the available Built-ins commands, and Special shell variables, with the major enhancements of pksh over tcsh.  

Built-ins commands

bytes
Show detailed information about traffic (in terms of bytes) on network interface(s).
packets
Show detailed information about traffic (in terms of packets) on network interface(s).
pkarp
Query the ARP cache and display for hosts like the 'arp' command does.
pkclose
Close network interface(s).
pkdev
List network interface(s) attached to the system suitable for packet capturing.
pkdisable
Stop collecting and processing packets on network interface(s).
pkenable
Start collecting and processing packets on network interface(s).
pkfilter
Display/Apply a filter to the a network interface.
pkfinger
Tell the host cache and display information for given hosts like the 'finger' command does for users.
pkhelp
Help [command]. If command is specified, print out help on it, otherwise print out the list of extensions
pkhosts
Query the host cache and display a table of hosts viewed on network interface(s) sorted accordingly to a given criteria.
pklast
Query the host cache and display a table of hosts viewed on network interface(s) sorted accordingly to their age.
pkopen
Open network interface(s) to look at packets on the network.
pkstatus
Tell network interface(s) status information in terms of bytes/packets viewed.
pkswap
Switch to interface and keep history to implement an interface stack.
pkuptime
Tell how long the shell has been running and display network information foreach packet enabled interface(s)
pkwho
Query the host cache and display a table of hosts viewed on network interface(s) sorted accordingly to local network usage.
throughput
Show detailed information about traffic (in terms of throughput) on network interface(s)
 

SEE ALSO

tcsh(1), tcpdump(1), ntop(1), pcap(3)  

AUTHORS

Rocco Carbone <rocco@ntop.org>


 

Index

NAME
VERSION
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
REFERENCE
Built-ins commands
SEE ALSO
AUTHORS

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