toothandnail has packaged wireshark for VL 5.9 and VL 5.9.1. Please note that this package is already in the extra repository rather than in testing.
Package Size: 7.86MB
Installed Size: 38.80MB
wireshark: wireshark (a powerful network protocol analyzer)
wireshark: wireshark is a cross-platform, powerful and flexible network protocol
wireshark: analyzer. It provides live packet capture as well as offline
wireshark: License: GPL
wireshark: Authors: Gerald Combs <gerald[AT]wireshark.org> & others
wireshark: Website: http://www.wireshark.org/
If you have any issues or problems with this package please come back and post them in this thread.