Wireshark is wellknown packet analyzer, so if you wanna mess arround to your neighboorhood, install this. But today i not show how to used it (maybe next time) but i will show ho o install it in *HARD” way, how ? that we compile it self.
Step 1: Download the source from here :
Step 2: Go to directory that that source exist.in my case is in /home/myusername/wireshark/
so you must do :
Step 3: change to root please:
$ sudo bash
it will be asking for your password, so enter your password
the the terminal goes by :
that sign # mean you now on root.
Step 4 : Extract that you downladed :
#tar -xvf wireshark-1.4.3.tar.bz2
Step 4: Before we compile, we need additional packet, so just type this :
#aptitude install autoconf libgtk2.0-dev libglib2.0-dev libgeoip-dev libpcre3-dev libpcap0.8-dev libtool byacc flex subversion
Step 5: Now, time to compiling the source code:
This will take some time, but after eventually complete. Type:
To use wireshark, use :
Hope it give a damn clue ….
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