Wireshark-users: Re: [Wireshark-users] Using Mergecap??
: Sake Blok <sake@xxxxxxxxxx
: Mon, 21 Sep 2009 08:09:43 +0200
On Fri, Sep 18, 2009 at 12:08:56PM -0500, Gaudineer, Kevin wrote:
> Just curious if I did the wrong thing here. I used dumpcap to
> do an unattended capture. After performing the unattended capture
> I have several files that I would like to merge together. But
> these file names are long. Is there a way to use mergecap with
> wild cards or should I just bite the bullet and rename all of
> the files with a shorter name?
You can use wildcard filesnames if your shell supports it. It is the
shell that expand the wildcard names and then passes the result to
I use something like "mergecap -w outfile.cap prefix*.cap" a lot :-)