A cleaned up fork of ngrep for OpenBSD
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commit 920367252a59b8274601e5c8470c6d94d2a11942
parent e5fa5689194758eaf335a9e72a5c3d5e9cb62161
Author: Jordan Ritter <>
Date:   Mon,  2 May 2005 04:59:37 +0000

added comments about ``-W single''

Mngrep.8 | 13++++++++-----
1 file changed, 8 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)

diff --git a/ngrep.8 b/ngrep.8 @@ -14,7 +14,7 @@ ngrep \- network grep .SH SYNOPSIS -.B ngrep <-NhXViwqpevxlDtTRM> <-IO +.B ngrep <-hNXViwqpevxlDtTRM> <-IO .I pcap_dump .B > < -n .I num @@ -27,7 +27,7 @@ ngrep \- network grep .B > < -S .I limitlen .B > < -W -.I normal|byline|none +.I normal|byline|single|none .B > < -c .I cols .B > < -P @@ -141,13 +141,16 @@ command-line. Specify an alternate character to signify non-printable characters when displayed. The default is ``.''. -.IP "-W normal|byline|none" +.IP "-W normal|byline|single|none" Specify an alternate manner for displaying packets, when not in hexadecimal mode. The ``byline'' mode honors embedded linefeeds, wrapping text only when a linefeed is encountered. The ``none'' mode doesn't wrap under any circumstance (entire payload is displayed on -one line). ``normal'' is the default mode and is only included for -completeness. This option is incompatible with ``-x''. +one line). The ``single'' mode is conceptually the same as ``none'', +except that everything including IP and source/destination header +information is all on one line. ``normal'' is the default mode and is +only included for completeness. This option is incompatible with +``-x''. .IP "-s snaplen" Set the bpf caplen to snaplen (default 65536).