How do I find/Locate the tshark software for RHEL 7

asked 16 Feb, 07:12

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The easiest method is to do yum install wireshark. This will install Wireshark's CLI (command line) tools includint tshark. (You'd have to yum install wireshark-gnome to get the GTK-based GUI.)

The downside to this easy method is that you're going to get an older version (looks like it'll be 1.10). Enabling the EPEL repositories may get you a more modern version. If you want a truly up-to-date version you'll need to compile your own version (by downloading the source code from, getting all the dependencies, and then building Wireshark).

Also see this question and answer.


answered 16 Feb, 10:43

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edited 16 Feb, 10:52

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