Installation

Setup instructions

Go Get

Installation via go get:

$ go get -u github.com/dreadl0ck/netcap/...

Development Build

To install the command-line tool:

$ go build -o $(go env GOPATH)/bin/netcap -i github.com/dreadl0ck/netcap/cmd

Cross Compilation

To cross compile for other architectures, set the GOARCH and GOOS environment variables. For example to cross compile a binary for linux amd64:

$ GOARCH=amd64 GOOS=linux go build -o netcap -i github.com/dreadl0ck/netcap/cmd

Homebrew

Install the netcap command-line tool with Homebrew:

$ brew tap dreadl0ck/formulas
$ brew install netcap

Buildsystem

Netcap uses the zeus buildsystem, it can be found on github along with installation instructions.

However, the project can easily be installed without zeus. All shell scripts needed for installation can be found in the zeus/generated directory as standalone versions:

zeus/generated/install-netcap.sh
zeus/generated/install-netlabel.sh
zeus/generated/install-sensor.sh
zeus/generated/install-server.sh

To install the Netcap and Netlabel command-line tool and the library with zeus, run:

$ zeus install

Tests

To execute the unit tests, run the following from the project root:

$ go test -v -bench=. ./...