[dnstop] Error downloading Dnstop[screenshots attach]

Adriaan Peeters apeeters at lashout.net
Wed Mar 10 09:59:15 UTC 2010

On 10 Mar 2010, at 10:52, Duane Wessels wrote:

> On Tue, 9 Mar 2010, Terry Bassett wrote:
>> I am getting an error when I try to Compile and install dnstop around this process.
>> # ./configure
>> # make
>> # make install
>> error message:
>> terry at ubuntu:~/dnstop-20080502$ make
>> gcc -g -O2 -DUSE_IPV6=1 -c dnstop.c
>> dnstop.c:20:18: error: pcap.h: No such file or directory
>> dnstop.c:28:20: error: curses.h: No such file or directory
> Hi Terry,
> These missing include files (pcap.h, curses.h) are preventing
> the successful compile.  On Unbuntu look for packages "libpcap-dev"
> "libncurses5-dev".

Oh, and by the way: you can just install the dnstop Ubuntu package :) It is, however, slightly outdated.


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