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Wireshark

https://www.wireshark.org/
Wireshark is a network protocol analyzer, or "packet sniffer", that lets you capture and interactively browse the contents of network frames. The goal of the project is to create a commercial-quality packet analyzer for Unix, and the most useful packet analyzer on any platform.

Documentation

User guide and Developer guide in various formats at http://www.wireshark.org/docs/

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released on 7 March 2014

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2orlaterJanet Casey4 February 2002



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
See and the Authors file in the distribution for a complete listContributor
Gerald CombsMaintainer


Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Developer E-mail mailto:wireshark-dev@wireshark.com
Support E-mail mailto:wireshark-users@wireshark.com
Wiki Homepage http://wiki.wireshark.org/
Developers VCS Repository Webview https://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc/
Help E-mail mailto:wireshark-announce@wireshark.com


Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Weak prerequisite Perl (to build documentation
Source requirement libpcap (http://www.tcpdump.org/)
Weak prerequisite zilb (to read gzip-compressed files on the fly)
Weak prerequisite NET-SNMP or CMU-SNMP libraries (to enable SNMP data decoding)
Weak prerequisite ADNS (for asynchronous name lookup)
Weak prerequisite PCRE (for the "matches" display filter)
Weak prerequisite Python (to generate code)
Source requirement GTK+ 1.2 or later

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 7 March 2014.



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