macports at srasku.net
Sun Jun 18 19:44:31 UTC 2017
On Sun, Jun 18, 2017 at 11:27 AM, Rainer Müller <raimue at macports.org> wrote:
> In order to capture packets, wireshark needs read/write access to the
> /dev/bpf* device files. You can transfer ownership to a group you are in
> and grant that group permission.
> sudo chgrp staff /dev/bpf*
> sudo chmod g+rw /dev/bpf*
Does it need write access? I added a wireshark group and added myself
to it. I changed the group on those devices and added group read
permissions. I did not give it group write permission because I don't
think it needs to write to those devices. It seems to work.
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