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I want to capture RPC-XML packets on locahost using wireshark. As RPC-XML is at the top of tcp/udp, I enabled all protocols still I am not able to capture the traffic. Is there other way to do so?

I created sample RPC application for testing purposes.

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Wireshark listens on an interface (if I recall correctly). In that case of localhost, I have no idea what that interface should be, but that is the issue probably –  soandos Jun 18 '12 at 5:23
    
this is local interface (loopback address) –  mat_vee Jun 18 '12 at 6:25
    
What OS is this? Loopback capturing is OS specific, and unix encompasses many OSs. –  Paul Jun 18 '12 at 6:40
    
Os unix flavor : ubuntu –  mat_vee Jun 18 '12 at 6:49

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Os unix flavor : ubuntu

I.e., Linux, so capture on the device named lo.

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