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Posted by:dragorn
Subject:libpcap quandry ???
Date:15:12:42 26/07/2007

> <<snip>>
> >
> > Sounds like your linker is all sorts of screwed up then, or you're using an old kismet which still packaged libpcap statically. Perhaps your distro has left static-link libpcaps around and is including them instead of shared objects.

> Lets skip history.
> Does the current code hardwire the libpcap version into the unresolved externals, or let the linker find the best libpcap.so on the system?
>

-lpcap


> What functionality is lost without ethereal on the system as documented in the README? Or is that history as well?

Just what the readme says - you lose 'wtapfile'. Which no-one ever needed once I added pcapfile. Wtapfile won't be in newcore.

-m


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