Therefore, we need to compile the latest SVN version of Wireshark from source. The current SVN version is 1.7.0-SVN-38173 at time of this writing.
Step 1 :
http://www.wireshark.org/download/automated/src/to get the latest version of the Wireshark. The latest version at the time of this writing is 1.7.0-SVN-38173.
*** Please note that the latest version as at July 25, 2011 is 1.7.0-SVN-38202.
apt-get install libtool flex libgtk2.0-dev lua50
apt-get install dpatch libc-ares-dev docbook-xsl libpcre3-dev libcap-dev libgnutls-dev libkrb5-dev liblua5.1-0-dev libsmi2-dev libgeoip-dev xsltproc automake1.9
Step 2 :
apt-get --purge remove wireshark
** Don't need to remove the previous wireshark. So that the menu entry can be reminded unchanged.
Step 3 :
tar -xvjf wireshark-1.7.0-SVN-<LATEST_VERSION>.tar.bz2
Step 4 :
Step 5 :
If you are installed 64-bit Back|Track 5 :
dpkg -i wireshark-common_1.7.0_amd64.deb wireshark_1.7.0_amd64.deb tshark_1.7.0_amd64.deb
If you are installed 32-bit Back|Track 5 :
dpkg -i wireshark-common_1.7.0_i386.deb wireshark_1.7.0_i386.deb tshark_1.7.0_i386.deb
Step 6 :
That's all! See you.