How to use tcpdump or other system-level commands inside OpenShift v3 Pod

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  • Need to do packet capture (tcpdump) from inside an OpenShift Pod.
  • Can you use commands in a container via nsenter to capture information with tools that are not built into the pod?
  • How to run iperf and other Linux tools that are not in the container's built-in command list


  • Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform (OCP) v3

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