Wireshark-dev: Re: [Wireshark-dev] eDonkey dissector update
From: "Maynard, Chris" <[email protected]>
Date: Wed, 10 Oct 2007 15:50:46 -0400
> How do the review process works?
That's pretty much it.

By the way, since you seem to be an edonkey/emule expert, maybe you can
take a look at this bug and provide an appropriate patch for the edonkey
dissector: http://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=1802.  The
bug has to do with the inconsistent display filter field naming
conventions used.  The rule is to prefix all display filter fields with
the PROTOABBREV, in this case, "edonkey.".

- Chris

-----Original Message-----
From: [email protected]
[mailto:[email protected]] On Behalf Of Stefano
Picerno
Sent: Wednesday, October 10, 2007 3:25 PM
To: [email protected]
Subject: [Wireshark-dev] eDonkey dissector update

Hi,
  I've filed a "bug" in bugzilla attaching a patch that updates the
edonkey
dissector.

The vanilla edonkey dissector did not decode any kademlia packet.
Kademlia packet are udp packets that recent emule/amule clients use to
create a
serverless P2P network.

As the only reference for the protocol specs is the source code, the
dissector
has been enhanced inspecting aMule 2.1.3 and eMule 0.48a source code.

Most kademlia1 and some kademlia2 messages are now entirely decoded by
the
dissector.

See http://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=1897

Using this patch I already found a bug in amule networking code. I think
it
could be useful also to other people.

How do the review process works?

Bye
 Stefano Picerno

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