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Posted by:Dutch
Subject:Can not configure on Mandriva 2007.0 (i586)
Date:08:55:27 28/02/2007

> I'm not able to compile kismet-2007-01-R1b on Mandriva 2007.0 (i586). When I run `configure`, it complains about libpcap...

...SNIP...

> How can I fix this?
>
> Eric P.
> Sunnyvale, CA

Which part of the errormessage and recommended way of fixing it, didn't you understand ?
> > *** WARNING ***
> > LibPCAP was not found. Kismet previously included a local copy of this
> > library, however it now expects libpcap to be provided by the system.
> > Kismet on Linux without LibPcap cannot capture data locally and will
> > almost certainly NOT BE WHAT YOU WANT.
> > Your distribution should provide packages for libpcap, otherwise
> > it can be downloaded from http://tcpdump.org

> >


Dutch


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