Re: [dev] [bug] wmii segfaults on sudo wireshark

From: Kris Maglione <>
Date: Fri, 14 Jan 2011 10:52:03 -0500

On Fri, Jan 14, 2011 at 04:13:34PM +0100, dtk wrote:
>Running wireshark as my default non-priviledged user works fine, as does
>running wireshark as root under awesome/gnome.
>The wireshark splash displays nicely, showing the modules being loaded,
>and I can glance the error dialog stating that some lua functionality
>has been disabled, due to being run as root, before wmii crashes, gdm
>reloads and prompts me with the user selection to log me in again.
>Can anybody confirm this behaviour?

No. Can you perchance provide a backtrace?


Kris Maglione
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