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today I downloaded the newest Wireshark sources and tried to run "nmake Makefile.nmake setup", but the following error occured:

*** . ***
No HTTP proxy specified (http_proxy and HTTP_PROXY are empty).
Downloading . into '/cygdrive/c/Users/LucaAdrian/Desktop/Wireshark', installing
into USBSRV\wireshark\Wireshark-win64-libs-1.12
File `index.html' already there, will not retrieve.
Extracting '/cygdrive/c/Users/LucaAdrian/Desktop/Wireshark/.' into '/cygdrive/c/

*** gtk2 *** No HTTP proxy specified (http_proxy and HTTP_PROXY are empty). Downloading gtk2 into '/cygdrive/c/Users/LucaAdrian/Desktop/Wireshark', installi ng into USBSRV\wireshark\Wireshark-win64-libs-1.12 --17:17:52-- packages/gtk2 => `gtk2' Connecting to connected! HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 404 Not Found 17:17:53 ERROR 404: Not Found.

ERROR: Can't download 4-10-01/packages//gtk2

NMAKE : fatal error U1077: "C:\cygwin64\bin\bash.EXE": Rückgabe-Code "0x1" Stop.

I use Windows 8.1 64bit, VisualStudio2013 and a 64bit build environment. BTW I don't use any proxy for my internet connection.

Thankfully lal12

asked 13 Jan '15, 08:38

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I just changed the WIRESHARK_BASE_DIR and it worked. The problem was a space character in the path, I am just confused how this leads to an Error 404 and a wrong download file name.

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answered 13 Jan '15, 09:27

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This is the cludgy interface between Windows and Unix that is Cygwin. Something probably ins't quoted properly so the path is split into two arguments.

(13 Jan '15, 09:58) grahamb ♦

Something seems to be wrong with the URL for the package download. If you got to the packages download page you can see the x64 gtk2 packages listed such as

When I run setup (for x86) the gtk2 package request looks like this:

****** ******
No HTTP proxy specified (http_proxy and HTTP_PROXY are empty).
Downloading into '/cygdrive/e/Wireshark/Wire
shark-win32-libs', installing into gtk2
File '' already there; not retrieving.

So it looks as though something is up in your working copy. Have you made any changes at all, i.e. to config.nmake?

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answered 13 Jan '15, 09:12

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It is the same error no matter whether I make changes or not to the config.nmake (I tried this also with the original unchanged files)

(13 Jan '15, 09:16) lal12
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