Wireshark-dev: Re: [Wireshark-dev] error building wireshark-2.6.2 on RHEL 7.3
From: "Shahar Keren (shkeren)" <[email protected]>
Date: Mon, 30 Jul 2018 17:06:34 +0000

Thanks for your replies


Regarding Richard's suggestion -

I am using gcc 4.8.5-11.

yum upgrade did not work, seems I have latest by my available yum repos.

I am having exact same issue when working against git master repo.


Regarding Maynard's suggestion -

Thanks, found ./autogen.sh on the downloaded tar.gz source code (not in git repo), and that procedure got me going.​


As a last step, is there an official method/script to include relevant files in /bin /sbin /lib /lib64 etc so that #wrieshark will point to this newly built version ?


Shahar



From: Maynard, Chris <[email protected]>
Sent: Monday, July 30, 2018 4:48 PM
To: Developer support list for Wireshark
Cc: Shahar Keren (shkeren)
Subject: RE: error building wireshark-2.6.2 on RHEL 7.3
 

I’m not sure if the instructions at https://www.wireshark.org/docs/wsdg_html/#_building_on_unix work with the stable releases or not.  Well, I have yet to attempt to build Wireshark using cmake.  I can say that autotools works on RHEL7 (7.2 at least), and so I’d recommend trying that.

 

Basic steps:

 

./autogen.sh

./configure [options]

make

 

- Chris

 

 

From: Wireshark-dev [mailto:[email protected]] On Behalf Of Shahar Keren (shkeren) via Wireshark-dev
Sent: Monday, July 30, 2018 8:44 AM
To: [email protected]
Cc: Shahar Keren (shkeren) <[email protected]>
Subject: [Wireshark-dev] error building wireshark-2.6.2 on RHEL 7.3

 

Hi

I am trying to install latest stable release on my RH.

according to err log - 

/bin/c++    -fexcess-precision=fast  -DCXX__Wcomma_VALID -fPIE   -fexcess-precision=fast -Wcomma -o CMakeFiles/cmTryCompileExec4287660239.dir/src.cxx.o -c /tmp/build/CMakeFiles/CMakeTmp/src.cxx

c++: error: unrecognized command line option '-Wcomma'

gmake[1]: *** [CMakeFiles/cmTryCompileExec4287660239.dir/src.cxx.o] Error 1

gmake[1]: Leaving directory `/tmp/build/CMakeFiles/CMakeTmp'

gmake: *** [cmTryCompileExec4287660239/fast] Error 2


I do not see specific c++ requirements in dev guide lib reference.

stdout and stderr logs attached.

 

any advise ?

 

thanks,

Shahar​

 

CONFIDENTIALITY NOTICE: This message is the property of International Game Technology PLC and/or its subsidiaries and may contain proprietary, confidential or trade secret information.  This message is intended solely for the use of the addressee.  If you are not the intended recipient and have received this message in error, please delete this message from your system. Any unauthorized reading, distribution, copying, or other use of this message or its attachments is strictly prohibited.