Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 13931
RFE: Move to tcpdump-3.5 in the near future
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:56 EDT
This is probably 7.1 material.
Tcpdump w/ ANK patches is currently in a pretty sad, unmaintained state.
It'll be kludge at best.
I'd suggest we move to tcpdump-3.5 [or CVS version] from tcpdump.org in the
Agreed, but only when the tcpdump.org version is "cooked". When I last looked at
tcpdump.org version (for Red Hat 6.2, around 12/99)., the ANK version still
better choice. That may have changed now.
Deferred until tcpdump-3.6 is available in the next month or three.
For the record, I've built a few snapshots and ported some patches to 3.6. SRPM and stuff available at
Still needs some work, but usable.
For the record, tcpdump-3.6.1 was released yesterday.