[CentOS] wireshark install did not seem to work

Ned Slider ned at unixmail.co.uk
Tue Jul 22 13:22:27 UTC 2008

Robert Moskowitz wrote:
> I needed wireshark on a test system; I had not installed it at setup time.
> So I did a yum install wireshark
> This seemed to have worked, but there is no executable that I can 
> locate, and wireshark in not in the gnome panel.
> So I looked at a system were I had installed wireshark intitally, and I 
> see a symlink for it in /usr/bin to consolehelper.
> What do I do to get wireshark working?

Did you also install wireshark-gnome?

If not, give that a try and wireshark should then be available on your 

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