wireshark ubuntu

source : https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2039978
this is how to install wireshark :
sudo apt-get install libcap2-bin wireshark
sudo chgrp myusername /usr/bin/dumpcap
sudo chmod 750 /usr/bin/dumpcap
sudo setcap cap_net_raw,cap_net_admin+eip /usr/bin/dumpcap

http://askubuntu.com/questions/74059/how-do-i-run-wireshark-with-root-privileges
this command add extra functionality to run wireshark in user mode, don't have to change to root desktop

sudo dpkg-reconfigure wireshark-common

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