Wireshark-dev: [Wireshark-dev] New dissector proposed: WakeOnLAN
From: "Maynard, Chris" <[email protected]>
Date: Tue, 30 Oct 2007 14:12:10 -0400

I'm submitting a new dissector for consideration in being included with
Wireshark.  It is for the WakeOnLAN.  I compiled and tested it on both
Windows XP and Fedora Core 6 running Linux 2.6.11-1.1369_FC4.

I added a wiki page for it already and included a sample capture file as
well (See http://wiki.wireshark.org/WakeOnLAN).  

Links to more information about WakeOnLAN can be found at the wiki site
or by directly visting such sites as


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