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

Tom K tom at archlinux.org
Mon Dec 1 18:38:48 EST 2008

Aaron Griffin wrote:
> 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)
Working through them at the moment, should be in testing tomorrow.

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