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I need to schedule the "tcpdump -n -w filename.bin" command on a RH 7.3 install. The only access I have to the box is SSH and FTP. What can I do, without leaving the SSH console up all day?
hmm I think there are 4 possibilities or more:

- crontab
- screen
- virtual x server vnc
- nohup command running your shedule script

Normally you should use crontab for this kind of job.

could I know which users are you spying on your unix box??

It's one of the reason because I give the advice to use only secured connections.
Thanks for the info!

I'm trying to collect info for report on Network traffic...
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