wireshark package in Ubuntu

libwireshark-data: network packet dissection library -- data files
libwireshark-dev: network packet dissection library -- development files
libwireshark11: network packet dissection library -- shared library
libwireshark11-dbgsym: debug symbols for libwireshark11
libwiretap-dev: network packet capture library -- development files
libwiretap8: network packet capture library -- shared library
libwiretap8-dbgsym: debug symbols for libwiretap8
libwscodecs2: network packet dissection codecs library -- shared library
libwscodecs2-dbgsym: debug symbols for libwscodecs2
libwsutil-dev: network packet dissection utilities library -- development files
libwsutil9: network packet dissection utilities library -- shared library
libwsutil9-dbgsym: debug symbols for libwsutil9
tshark: network traffic analyzer - console version
tshark-dbgsym: debug symbols for tshark
wireshark: network traffic analyzer - meta-package
wireshark-common: network traffic analyzer - common files
wireshark-common-dbgsym: debug symbols for wireshark-common
wireshark-dev: network traffic analyzer - development tools
wireshark-doc: network traffic analyzer - documentation
wireshark-gtk: network traffic analyzer - GTK+ version
wireshark-gtk-dbgsym: debug symbols for wireshark-gtk
wireshark-qt: network traffic analyzer - Qt version
wireshark-qt-dbgsym: debug symbols for wireshark-qt

This package has 22 new bugs and 1 open question.

Package information

Balint Reczey
Medium Urgency
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Latest upload:

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Upstream connections


Wireshark is the world's foremost network protocol analyzer, and is the standard in many industries.

Bug supervisor: no
Bug tracker: yes
Branch: yes

There are no registered releases for the Wireshark ⇒ trunk.

The Eoan Ermine (active development)
2.6.9-1 release (universe) 2019-06-02
The Disco Dingo (current stable release)
2.6.8-1 release (universe) 2019-04-11
The Cosmic Cuttlefish (supported)
2.6.4-1 release (universe) 2018-10-14
2.6.8-1~ubuntu18.10.0 updates, security (universe) 2019-05-16
The Bionic Beaver (supported)
2.4.5-1 release (universe) 2018-03-01
2.6.8-1~ubuntu18.04.0 updates, security (universe) 2019-05-16
The Xenial Xerus (supported)
2.6.8-1~ubuntu16.04.0 updates, security (universe) 2019-05-16
2.0.2+ga16e22e-1 release (universe) 2016-04-08
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
1.10.6-1 release (universe) 2014-03-11
2.6.6-1~ubuntu14.04.0 updates, security (universe) 2019-01-24
The Precise Pangolin (supported)
1.6.7-1 release (universe) 2012-04-12