Chapter 13. Networking Tapset

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function::format_ipaddr — Returns a string representation for an IP address
function::htonl — Convert 32-bit long from host to network order
function::htonll — Convert 64-bit long long from host to network order
function::htons — Convert 16-bit short from host to network order
function::ip_ntop — Returns a string representation for an IPv4 address
function::ntohl — Convert 32-bit long from network to host order
function::ntohll — Convert 64-bit long long from network to host order
function::ntohs — Convert 16-bit short from network to host order
probe::netdev.change_mac — Called when the netdev_name has the MAC changed
probe::netdev.change_mtu — Called when the netdev MTU is changed
probe::netdev.change_rx_flag — Called when the device RX flag will be changed
probe::netdev.close — Called when the device is closed
probe::netdev.get_stats — Called when someone asks the device statistics
probe::netdev.hard_transmit — Called when the devices is going to TX (hard)
probe::netdev.ioctl — Called when the device suffers an IOCTL — Called when the device is opened
probe::netdev.receive — Data received from network device.
probe::netdev.register — Called when the device is registered
probe::netdev.rx — Called when the device is going to receive a packet
probe::netdev.set_promiscuity — Called when the device enters/leaves promiscuity
probe::netdev.transmit — Network device transmitting buffer
probe::netdev.unregister — Called when the device is being unregistered
probe::netfilter.arp.forward — - Called for each ARP packet to be forwarded — - Called for each incoming ARP packet
probe::netfilter.arp.out — - Called for each outgoing ARP packet
probe::netfilter.bridge.forward — Called on an incoming bridging packet destined for some other computer
probe::netfilter.bridge.local_in — Called on a bridging packet destined for the local computer
probe::netfilter.bridge.local_out — Called on a bridging packet coming from a local process
probe::netfilter.bridge.post_routing — - Called before a bridging packet hits the wire
probe::netfilter.bridge.pre_routing — - Called before a bridging packet is routed
probe::netfilter.ip.forward — Called on an incoming IP packet addressed to some other computer
probe::netfilter.ip.local_in — Called on an incoming IP packet addressed to the local computer
probe::netfilter.ip.local_out — Called on an outgoing IP packet
probe::netfilter.ip.post_routing — Called immediately before an outgoing IP packet leaves the computer
probe::netfilter.ip.pre_routing — Called before an IP packet is routed
probe::sunrpc.clnt.bind_new_program — Bind a new RPC program to an existing client
probe::sunrpc.clnt.call_async — Make an asynchronous RPC call
probe::sunrpc.clnt.call_sync — Make a synchronous RPC call
probe::sunrpc.clnt.clone_client — Clone an RPC client structure
probe::sunrpc.clnt.create_client — Create an RPC client
probe::sunrpc.clnt.restart_call — Restart an asynchronous RPC call
probe::sunrpc.clnt.shutdown_client — Shutdown an RPC client
probe::sunrpc.sched.delay — Delay an RPC task
probe::sunrpc.sched.execute — Execute the RPC `scheduler'
probe::sunrpc.sched.new_task — Create new task for the specified client
probe::sunrpc.sched.release_task — Release all resources associated with a task
probe::sunrpc.svc.create — Create an RPC service
probe::sunrpc.svc.destroy — Destroy an RPC service
probe::sunrpc.svc.drop — Drop RPC request
probe::sunrpc.svc.process — Process an RPC request
probe::sunrpc.svc.recv — Listen for the next RPC request on any socket
probe::sunrpc.svc.register — Register an RPC service with the local portmapper
probe::sunrpc.svc.send — Return reply to RPC client
probe::tcp.disconnect — TCP socket disconnection
probe::tcp.disconnect.return — TCP socket disconnection complete
probe::tcp.receive — Called when a TCP packet is received
probe::tcp.recvmsg — Receiving TCP message
probe::tcp.recvmsg.return — Receiving TCP message complete
probe::tcp.sendmsg — Sending a tcp message
probe::tcp.sendmsg.return — Sending TCP message is done
probe::tcp.setsockopt — Call to setsockopt
probe::tcp.setsockopt.return — Return from setsockopt
probe::udp.disconnect — Fires when a process requests for a UDP disconnection
probe::udp.disconnect.return — UDP has been disconnected successfully
probe::udp.recvmsg — Fires whenever a UDP message is received
probe::udp.recvmsg.return — Fires whenever an attempt to receive a UDP message received is completed
probe::udp.sendmsg — Fires whenever a process sends a UDP message
probe::udp.sendmsg.return — Fires whenever an attempt to send a UDP message is completed

This family of probe points is used to probe the activities of the network device and protocol layers.