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authorGerald Combs <gerald@wireshark.org>2016-07-27 15:31:06 -0700
committerJoão Valverde <j@v6e.pt>2016-07-29 10:55:34 +0000
commitf5dff39232f98db9b9d60bf05a64eab98868aa59 (patch)
tree1896f4194ac453ffcff632f7210347ba8906e91f /doc/README.packaging
parente727ecf5e302c9f765d0038b234e6775fb4ca45b (diff)
Use xz to compress the source tarball.
Compress the source tarball using xz instead of bzip2. Other open source projects (including many of our dependencies) have been using xz for a while so hopefully this won't be too much of a shock. Remove the patch-bzip2 Autotools target while we're here. Change-Id: I456d27b6cd56a43aba829bd45938f98568eb7b1d Reviewed-on: https://code.wireshark.org/review/16735 Reviewed-by: Gerald Combs <gerald@wireshark.org> Petri-Dish: Gerald Combs <gerald@wireshark.org> Tested-by: Gerald Combs <gerald@wireshark.org> Tested-by: Petri Dish Buildbot <buildbot-no-reply@wireshark.org> Reviewed-by: João Valverde <j@v6e.pt>
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@@ -13,7 +13,7 @@ The canonical location for every Wireshark source release is
https://www.wireshark.org/download/src/all-versions/, e.g.
- https://www.wireshark.org/download/src/all-versions/wireshark-0.99.55.tar.bz2
+ https://www.wireshark.org/download/src/all-versions/wireshark-2.4.5.tar.xz
If your packaging system downloads a copy of the Wireshark sources, use
this location. Don't use https://www.wireshark.org/download/src.
@@ -45,7 +45,7 @@ Warnings are displayed when Wireshark and TShark are run as root.
There are several configure-time options on non-Windows systems that
affect the privileges a normal user needs to capture traffic and list
--enable-setcap-install Install dumpcap with cap_net_admin and
cap_net_raw capabilities. Linux only.