Wireshark-users: Re: [Wireshark-users] Specifying custom GLIB directory when building tshark

From: Stephen Fisher <steve@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sat, 27 Mar 2010 13:26:02 -0600
On Fri, Feb 12, 2010 at 06:08:38PM -0500, sudhakar govindavajhala wrote:

> I am having problems building tshark (of wireshark-1.3.3 and 
> wireshark-1.2.6).  This is because by default Centos 5.3 provides GLIB 
> 1.2 only.

> I downloaded and compiled a newer version of GLIB.  How do I tell 
> ./configure for tshark to look in the new directory for glib?

Wireshark uses pkg-config to find glib with the glib-2.0 parameter.  You 
can type "pkg-config --modversion glib-2.0" to see if it is found