POST /v2/compute/projects/{project_id}/dynamips/nodes/{node_id}/adapters/{adapter_number:d+}/ports/{port_number:d+}/start_capture

Start a packet capture on a Dynamips VM instance


  • project_id: Project UUID

  • node_id: Node UUID

  • adapter_number: Adapter to start a packet capture

  • port_number: Port on the adapter

Response status codes

  • 200: Capture started

  • 400: Invalid request

  • 404: Instance doesn’t exist


Name Mandatory Type Description
capture_file_name string Capture file name
data_link_type enum Possible values: DLT_ATM_RFC1483, DLT_EN10MB, DLT_FRELAY, DLT_C_HDLC, DLT_PPP_SERIAL