[Winpcap-users] incomplete list in PacketGetAdapterNames
creed at tls.pl
Tue Nov 29 17:13:06 GMT 2005
On Sun, 27 Nov 2005, Loris Degioanni wrote:
> Try to do a:
> "net stop npf"
> and then run your winpcap application again. This forces the driver to be
> reladed, and tells us if there is some bug in the plug & play code.
OK, my previous information seems a little bit incomplete.
First of all I've got most of my problems under Windows 98 [but not only].
That's why i cannot run 'net stop npf', I think.
It turned out the list is actually not incomplete, it just lacks some
Device Description names [ie. the name is an empty string].
It is alse the case that I have two devices with the same name "semwl".
First of them has an empty Description, the other's is
"Sony Ericsson Wireless WAN Adapter".
What I really want to do is open the first one - which is propably the
WLAN adapter [or maybe not?].
Also when I try to open [PacketOpenAdapter] I get Error 2 [ENOFILE].
I heard that there might be a problem if you use different adapters under
windows 98. Maybe this is the case?
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