Wireshark-dev: Re: [Wireshark-dev] Network Sorcery and protocol documentation
From: Joerg Mayer <[email protected]>
Date: Fri, 9 Nov 2007 05:25:38 +0100
On Thu, Nov 08, 2007 at 08:57:19PM -0700, Stephen Fisher wrote:
> > that I reference quite often, namely
> > http://www.networksorcery.com/enp/Protocol.htm.
> The network sorcery pages are a wonderful reference.  Our protocol pages
> should be geared more toward how the protocol is dissected in Wireshark. 
> How about we put links to the proper Network Sorcery page on each
> Wireshark Wiki page?  I don't see a need to duplicate all of the work
> they do.

I do: The information is copyright by a company, we'd like to provide a
free alternative. From their home page:

Our mission statement  
 To create great software products and valuable network information for
 our customers.

So they are in there to their customers, not Wiresharks customers.

Joerg Mayer                                           <[email protected]>
We are stuck with technology when what we really want is just stuff that
works. Some say that should read Microsoft instead of technology.