Package Details: netsniff-ng-git v0.6.5.1.gb0ea3114-1

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Package Base: netsniff-ng-git
Description: A high performance Linux network sniffer for packet inspection (git version).
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Licenses: GPL2
Conflicts: netsniff-ng
Provides: netsniff-ng
Submitter: dcelasun
Maintainer: dcelasun
Last Packager: dcelasun
Votes: 0
Popularity: 0.000000
First Submitted: 2010-10-19 19:41
Last Updated: 2018-10-18 05:35

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dcelasun commented on 2017-05-12 10:06


anthraxx commented on 2017-05-12 09:55

this package needs 'git' in the makedepends to work in a clean environment.
also it would be awesome to use a transport layer secured way (https) to retrieve the git checkout, instead of git:// simple use git+

dcelasun commented on 2014-06-19 16:56

Please do not post duplicate comments on both packages. See my response here

999cgm commented on 2014-06-19 16:43

install line needs to be ajusted or we get this errors
install: cannot change permissions of '/etc/netsniff-ng': No such file or directory

make PREFIX="$pkgdir" install_allbutmausezahn

dcelasun commented on 2014-01-07 17:10

Updated to latest version. Thanks to @nullptr for a cleaner PKGBUILD.

nullptr commented on 2013-06-09 13:22

There have been quite a few changes to pacman and this package. Here's an updated PKGBUILD that worked for me.

# Maintainer: Can Celasun <dcelasun[at]gmail[dot]com>
pkgdesc='A high performance Linux network sniffer for packet inspection (git version).'
arch=('i686' 'x86_64')
depends=('libnacl' 'libcli')
makedepends=('git' 'ccache')

pkgver() {
cd $_gitname
git describe --always | sed 's|-|.|g'

build() {
cd $_gitname
make NACL_INC_DIR=/usr/include/nacl NACL_LIB_DIR=/usr/lib

package() {
cd $_gitname
make PREFIX="$pkgdir" install

Fallback commented on 2012-01-25 01:26

They recently have changed netsniff-ng's build system by cmake..

dcelasun commented on 2011-10-22 19:05

Package updated.

chneukirchen commented on 2011-09-07 16:25

The upstream repo changed to

dcelasun commented on 2011-04-08 19:34

@Ideka: Fixed, thank you.