Created attachment 552102 [details]
Description of problem:
wireshark crashes if you open the file import dialog and choose something from the "Encapsulation type" list.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start wireshark
2. Choose "Import" from the File menu
3. Pick something else from the "Encapsulation type" list e.g. "IEEE 802.11 Wireless LAN"
Wireshark crashes with the terminal message:
*** stack smashing detected ***: wireshark terminated
Created attachment 552103 [details]
1.6.5 also crashes.
Reported upstream: https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=6729
wireshark-1.6.5-2.fc17 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 17.
wireshark-1.6.5-2.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 17 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing wireshark-1.6.5-2.fc17'
as soon as you are able to.
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wireshark-1.6.5-2.fc17 has been pushed to the Fedora 17 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
wireshark-1.6.5-2.fc16 has been pushed to the Fedora 16 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.