[CentOS] wireshark only starts from a terminal

Sat Dec 17 09:25:32 UTC 2016
geo.inbox.ignored <geo.inbox.ignored at gmail.com>


on laptop with new install of centos 6.8 and current update, wireshark
will not start via kde kickoff application launcher. it will start from
start from a terminal.

"locate wireshark|grep bin/" show 2 paths for wireshark;


opening kde menu editor show simple command 'wireshark'. changing to;


failed. changed to;



do not know about Denmark, but something is rotten here with install.

with previous system install, wireshark worked from kde menu w/o any

to verify install ran yum to delete, then reinstalled, same problem.

question, what might be causing this and how to cure.

as always, any and all help, comments, suggestions greatly appreciated.

tia. [this tape will not self destruct. 8=) ]


The important thing is not to stop questioning.
 - Albert Einstein

CentOS GNU/Linux 6.8
KDE 4.3.4

peace out.



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