i can't find available device in wireshark?

Igor Robul igorr at speechpro.com
Fri Feb 16 13:59:20 UTC 2007

Bill Moran wrote:
> Did you run it as root?  What does "wireshark -D" say?  If I run my as
> non-root:
> $ wireshark -D
> wireshark: There are no interfaces on which a capture can be done
> But it works fine when run as root.
just add something like this:

add path 'bpf*' mode 0660 group wheel

to your /etc/devfs.rules




Then reboot or do "sudo /etc/rc.d/devfs restart"

Make sure that you are in wheel group, or just change rule.
You can read more if you do
man devfs
man devfs.rules

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