Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 186514
iftop-0.17-1.fc5 fails on execution due to specific libpcap requirement
Last modified: 2013-01-09 20:22:13 EST
Description of problem:
When attempting to run iftop from the iftop-0.17.1.fc5 RPM, iftop fails to
execute due to the lack of the specific libpcap version required.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Always, so far.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install iftop RPM on Fedora Core 5 using Fedora Core package tools
2. Try to run iftop as root
3. Note that the execution fails due to a lack of a specific version of libpcap.
iftop: error while loading shared libraries: libpcap.so.0.8.3: cannot open
shared object file: No such file or directory
iftop should start up and show a curses display showing the amount of network
traffic flowing through this system.
I'm seeing this bug under Xen0, will verify that this bug presents under the
I confirm that this bug report applies in the non-Xen case on Fedora Core 5.
Bleh, bad bug. I had another version installed from before I updated my FC4.