Fibre Channel Over Ethernet (FCoE)

Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) is a proposed mapping of Fibre Channel over selected full duplex IEEE 802.3 networks.

History

This protocol proposal is led by Cisco and is under discussion in the T11 FC-BB Working group.

Protocol dependencies

Example traffic

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Wireshark

The FCoE dissector is fully functional.

Preference Settings

None.

Example capture file

Display Filter

Capture Filter

You cannot directly filter PROTO protocols while capturing. However, if you know the ["TCP"] port used (see above), you can filter on that one.

Discussion