Introduction

libpcap Installation

Platform
Intel® PAC
Napatech SmartNIC
Content Type
Software Installation Guide

In this document

This document contains information about installation and configuration of libpcap with Napatech extensions (Napatech libpcap) for SmartNICs with Napatech Link™ Capture Software.

Note: Napatech libpcap only applies to Linux operating systems.
CAUTION:
If a user-defined installation directory was used for installation of the Napatech Linux driver, this directory must replace /opt/napatech3/ everywhere throughout this document.

libpcap versions

Napatech libpcap is based on the libpcap 1.7.3, 1.8.1 and 1.9.0 releases.