PcapPlusPlus  21.05+
pcpp::MacAddressFilter Class Reference

#include <PcapFilter.h>

Inheritance diagram for pcpp::MacAddressFilter:
pcpp::IFilterWithDirection pcpp::GeneralFilter

Public Member Functions

 MacAddressFilter (MacAddress address, Direction dir)
void parseToString (std::string &result)
void setMacAddress (MacAddress address)
- Public Member Functions inherited from pcpp::IFilterWithDirection
void setDirection (Direction dir)
- Public Member Functions inherited from pcpp::GeneralFilter
bool matchPacketWithFilter (RawPacket *rawPacket)
virtual ~GeneralFilter ()

Detailed Description

A class for filtering Ethernet traffic by MAC addresses, for example: "ether src 12:34:56:78:90:12" or "ether dst "10:29:38:47:56:10:29"
For deeper understanding of the filter concept please refer to PcapFilter.h

Constructor & Destructor Documentation

◆ MacAddressFilter()

pcpp::MacAddressFilter::MacAddressFilter ( MacAddress  address,
Direction  dir 

A constructor that gets the MAC address and the direction and creates the filter with them

[in]addressThe MAC address to use for filtering
[in]dirThe MAC address direction to filter (source or destination)

Member Function Documentation

◆ parseToString()

void pcpp::MacAddressFilter::parseToString ( std::string &  result)

A method that parses the class instance into BPF string format

[out]resultAn empty string that the parsing will be written into. If the string isn't empty, its content will be overridden
No return value

Implements pcpp::GeneralFilter.

◆ setMacAddress()

void pcpp::MacAddressFilter::setMacAddress ( MacAddress  address)

Set the MAC address

[in]addressThe MAC address to use for filtering