[arch-dev-public] Need help with libpcap rebuilds

Aaron Griffin aaronmgriffin at gmail.com
Mon Dec 1 18:34:02 EST 2008

On Mon, Dec 1, 2008 at 12:55 PM, Thomas Bächler <thomas at archlinux.org> wrote:
> The good news is: the libpcap package now has a stable SONAME (at least it
> is now libpcap.so.1). The bad news: we still have to rebuild all packages
> that depend on it for this update.
> I already rebuilt (or am rebuilding):
> libpcap
> lft
> nmap
> ppp
> tcpdump
> tcptraceroute
> wireshark
> I have no time to continue this now. According to our website, in core/extra
> we have:
> etherape
> ettercap
> kismet
> knockd
> libnids
> ngrep
> ntop
> snort
> ssldump
> Does anyone have the time to rebuild these? The libpcap package is in
> testing (or in my staging dir, if you are a fast reader). Of course, the
> above packages will be broken until they are rebuilt.

Poking this thread in case anyone has some spare time. I have some
tonight, but am stuck doing other things (like my own packages,
figuring out the mailman archive malarky, and hopefully, working on
the dbscripts)

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