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wireshark opens and closes immediately after startup when started as sudo. When started as a root user in ubuntu, additionally a segmentation fault appears. This happens when building from source code as well as installing using synaptic package manager. Any comments appreciated

asked 14 Sep '12, 10:20

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can you please post the seg fault message?

(14 Sep '12, 13:18) Kurt Knochner ♦

Sep 14 13:05:48 meena-HP-Z400-Workstation kernel: [150343.041124] wireshark[19063]: segfault at 8 ip 00007fccb15fcf53 sp 00007fff67564130 error 4 in libsmi.so.2.0.27[7fccb15f0000+59000] Sep 14 13:06:50 meena-HP-Z400-Workstation kernel: [150404.353829] wireshark[19074]: segfault at 8 ip 00007f5d93e14f53 sp 00007fff149f35e0 error 4 in libsmi.so.2.0.27[7f5d93e08000+59000]

(14 Sep '12, 14:13) mna

I fixed it by installing snmp-mibs-downloader

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answered 14 Sep '12, 16:03

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