3.5. Update Your Wireshark Sources

After you’ve obtained the Wireshark sources for the first time, you might want to keep them in sync with the sources at the upstream Git repository.

[Tip]Take a look at the Buildbot first

As development evolves, the Wireshark sources are compilable most of the time — but not always. You should take a look at https://buildbot.wireshark.org/wireshark-master/waterfall before fetching or pulling to make sure the builds are in good shape.

3.5.1. Update Using Git

From time to time you will likely want to synchronize your master branch with the upstream repository. You can do so by running:

$ git pull --rebase upstream master