Ethereal-dev: Re: [Ethereal-dev] write my own decoder

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From: "Ulf Lamping" <[email protected]>
Date: Wed, 28 Jul 2004 18:36:35 +0200
Ethereal development <[email protected]> schrieb am 28.07.04 17:31:43:
> I need to decode a propriarity protocol in ethereal. The protocol is based
> on UDP, so I have to "chain" a decoder after the UDP decoder. Can I describe
> it in this way?
> I am using Windows and have MS VC++ available. How can I write my own decode
> plugin? What is the minimum of libraries that I have to install?
You will need MS VC version 6, as later versions have reported problems, see the files mentioned below.

> I've already searched the ethereal web site for decoder but did not found
> any answer. So please excuse, if this sounds like a HOWTO question.

Please have a look at the files doc/readme.developer and doc/readme.win32 in the sources, this should answer most of your questions.

Regards, ULFL
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