[Winpcap-users] incomplete list in PacketGetAdapterNames

Gianluca Varenni gianluca.varenni at cacetech.com
Wed Nov 23 18:59:41 GMT 2005


What adapters are missing from the list returned by PacketGetAdapterNames?
Consider that some adapters are not listed by WinPcap because they are not 
supported (e.g. Firewire adapters).

Have a nice day

PS. Out of curiosity, why are you using the Packet API instead of the pcap 

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Michal Szostakiewicz" <creed at tls.pl>
To: <winpcap-users at winpcap.org>
Sent: Wednesday, November 23, 2005 9:34 AM
Subject: [Winpcap-users] incomplete list in PacketGetAdapterNames

> Hello,
> I sometimes encounter a strange problem.
> When I use PacketGetAdapterNames the list is sometimes incomplete - it 
> lacks the device i'm looking for [which is visible in Window's Network 
> Devices in Device Manager].
> It happens on different computers, with different devices.
> Has anyone experienced it too?
> greets,
> creed
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