Tool 16: Convert a record

Description:

  This tool converts a record. For example, it can convert a pcap
  capture file to a mixed capture file.
  
  Parameter --src-file indicates the input record filename.
  Parameter --input-dlt defines the DLT of packets in input record (it
  depends on how it was sniffed, generally 'ether' (for Ethernet) or
  'raw' (if packet starts at IP header)). Full list is available through
  netwag or running tool 12.
  Parameter --dst-file indicates the output record filename.
  Parameter --output-dlt defines the DLT of packets to write in output
  record.
  Parameter --recordencode defines how to encode data in this record
  (suggested values: bin, pcap and mixed_wrap).
   

Synonyms:

  frame, payload

Usage:

  netwox 16 -f file [-t dlt] -F file [-T dlt] [-r recordencode]

Parameters:

parameter description example
-f|--src-file file input record file srcfile.txt
-t|--input-dlt dlt dlt type of input record ether
-F|--dst-file file output record file dstfile.txt
-T|--output-dlt dlt dlt type of output record ether
-r|--recordencode recordencode encoding type for output record bin

Examples:

  netwox 16 -f "srcfile.txt" -F "dstfile.txt"

  netwox 16 --src-file "srcfile.txt" --dst-file "dstfile.txt"