FS#14183 - extra/wireshark 1.0.7-1 is looking for the wrong libcap version

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by hyperb0lix (hyperb0lix) - Saturday, 11 April 2009, 09:41 GMT
Last edited by Hugo Doria (hdoria) - Saturday, 11 April 2009, 13:32 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To Hugo Doria (hdoria)
Architecture All
Severity High
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No



extra/wireshark 1.0.7-1 looks for libcap.so.2, but it doesn't exist. Thus, Wireshark and its related tools cannot capture data.

Additional info:

* package version(s)
extra/wireshark 1.0.7-1

* config and/or log files etc.
Warn Unknown message from dumpcap, try to show it as a string: /usr/bin/dumpcap: error while loading shared libraries: libcap.so.2: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

Steps to reproduce:

Run Wireshark or one of its related tools.
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Closed by  Hugo Doria (hdoria)
Saturday, 11 April 2009, 13:32 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  fixed on wireshark 1.0.7-2
Comment by Hugo Doria (hdoria) - Saturday, 11 April 2009, 12:42 GMT
My fault here. Uploaded to the wrong repository. Moving libcap and all related packages to extra.