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Re: finding network activity

What about trying a periodic netstat -n?


Andrew J Perrin - http://www.unc.edu/~aperrin
Assistant Professor of Sociology, U of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
clists@perrin.socsci.unc.edu * andrew_perrin (at) unc.edu

On Sun, 15 Dec 2002, John Schmidt wrote:

> Hi,
> I have demand dialing turned on and would like to determine why ppp is 
> starting up at 15 minute intervals.  I am looking at syslog and not 
> seeing anything that would initiate outside traffic.  I also have 
> tcpdump -i any turned on and not seeing anything either.  I removed 
> ntpdate and exim, since earlier I was seeing exim in the syslog.  
> However, with exim and ntpdate gone, something is still causing pppd to 
> start up.  In addition, my web browser was on my home directory.  Just 
> for testing sake, I don't have my web browser running now.  
> Are there any other network monitoring tools that may tell me what is 
> initiating tcp connections and forcing pppd to start up.  
> Thanks,
> John Schmidt
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