Wireshark

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Wireshark

https://www.wireshark.org/
Network protocol analyzer

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 the most useful packet analyzer on any platform.

Documentation

Documentation
"IRC [irc:chat.freenode.net/wireshark irc:chat.freenode.net/wireshark] " IRC Help channel
[irc:chat.freenode.net/wireshark irc:chat.freenode.net/wireshark]

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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 list Contributor
Gerald Combs Original author


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
WikiHomepagehttp://wiki.wireshark.org/
ProgrammerE-mailmailto:wireshark-dev@wireshark.com
ProgrammerVCS Repository Webviewhttps://code.wireshark.org/review/gitweb?p=wireshark.git;a=tree
BugsBug Trackinghttps://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/
HelpE-mailmailto:wireshark-announce@wireshark.com
SupportE-mailmailto:wireshark-users@wireshark.com


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Weak prerequisitePerl (to build documentation)
Weak prerequisiteNET-SNMP or CMU-SNMP libraries (to enable SNMP data decoding)
Weak prerequisiteADNS (for asynchronous name lookup)
Weak prerequisitePCRE (for the "matches" display filter)
Source requirementGTK+ 1.2 or later
Weak prerequisitePython (to generate code)
Source requirementlibpcap (http://www.tcpdump.org/)
Weak prerequisitezilb (to read gzip-compressed files on the fly)

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 23 November 2015.



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