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Old 12-08-2006, 10:30 PM   #1
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Can't find wireshark

I just installed wireshark and the installation was successful.

However, I can't find it. When I do "which wireshark", it isn't in my path.

I don't know where yum installed it into.

Please help.

# yum install wireshark
Loading "installonlyn" plugin
Setting up Install Process
Setting up repositories
Reading repository metadata in from local files
Parsing package install arguments
Resolving Dependencies
--> Populating transaction set with selected packages. Please wait.
---> Downloading header for wireshark to pack into transaction set.
wireshark-0.99.4-1.fc6.x8 100% |=========================| 27 kB 00:00
---> Package wireshark.x86_64 0:0.99.4-1.fc6 set to be updated
--> Running transaction check

Dependencies Resolved

Package Arch Version Repository Size
wireshark x86_64 0.99.4-1.fc6 updates 8.8 M

Transaction Summary
Install 1 Package(s)
Update 0 Package(s)
Remove 0 Package(s)

Total download size: 8.8 M
Is this ok [y/N]: y
Downloading Packages:
(1/1): wireshark-0.99.4-1 100% |=========================| 8.8 MB 00:21
Running Transaction Test
Finished Transaction Test
Transaction Test Succeeded
Running Transaction
Installing: wireshark ######################### [1/1]

Installed: wireshark.x86_64 0:0.99.4-1.fc6
Old 12-09-2006, 01:34 AM   #2
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It's in the Applications->Internet menu.
Old 12-09-2006, 01:34 AM   #3
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You need to also install wireshark-gnome. Then you can run wireshark.

Last edited by w6bi; 12-09-2006 at 01:38 AM.
Old 12-09-2006, 02:04 AM   #4
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Originally Posted by w6bi
You need to also install wireshark-gnome. Then you can run wireshark.
Yup, you are right. Thanks!


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