Wireshark-dev: [Wireshark-dev] problem while executing: file format not recognize
From: "Toeung, Chanthy" <[email protected]>
Date: Tue, 14 Aug 2007 10:19:00 -0400
Hi everyone,

WHile doing "make" in wireshark, i encounter the following problem:

/usr/local/lib/libwireshark.so: file not recorgnize: file format not recorgnize

This happen when it is trying to build the plugin. ( agentx ) plugin. I dont make any changes in this plugins.

THank for all ya help


-----Original Message-----
From: [email protected]
[mailto:[email protected]]On Behalf Of Jeff Morriss
Sent: Tuesday, August 14, 2007 9:44 AM
To: Developer support list for Wireshark
Subject: Re: [Wireshark-dev] [Fwd: [Wireshark-bugs] [Bug 1741] New:
Privilege separation patch]

Gerald Combs wrote:
> I've submitted a patch which implements some of the changes discussed at
> http://wiki.wireshark.org/Development/PrivilegeSeparation . If no one
> has any objections I'd like to check it in later this week.

Whoo-hoo!  Go Gerald!  Thanks for finishing the work on that.  :-)

(Not that I looked at the patch or tried it out yet.)

My only concern is:

> - The autoconf/automake configuration now installs dumpcap and TShark setuid
>   by default. A non-privileged user (default "wireshark") is also defined.

If this is the default then the release notes for the next release 
better have a *really big* notice about that fact.  (Imagine admins who 
install Wireshark for their own use but have absolutely no intention of 
letting mere mortals sniff the traffic.  We don't want them to be 
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