pcap_dump_flush(3PCAP) man page

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pcap_dump_flush - flush to a savefile packets dumped


#include <pcap/pcap.h>

int pcap_dump_flush(pcap_dumper_t *p);


pcap_dump_flush() flushes the output buffer to the ``savefile,'' so that any packets written with pcap_dump(3PCAP) but not yet written to the ``savefile'' will be written.


pcap_dump_flush() returns 0 on success and PCAP_ERROR on failure.


pcap(3PCAP), pcap_dump_open(3PCAP)


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