Wireshark-dev: Re: [Wireshark-dev] wireshark 0.99.6 version crashes on Windows XP
From: Stephen Fisher <[email protected]>
Date: Fri, 23 Nov 2007 21:56:55 -0700
On Fri, Nov 23, 2007 at 02:21:37PM +0100, Peter Johansson wrote:

> Since you are compiling on Windows with a compiler that is newer than
> MSVC 6, you need to recompile ADNS manually (there is a workspace file
> available in the ADNS source path that must be converted by MSVC8 to a
> solution file before you can start compiling).
> Once recompiled, you will get adns_dll.dll as the result you need.
> Make sure that this file is propagated properly to the directories
> wireshark-gtk1 and wireshark-gtk2.
> 
> If you do not recompile ADNS, Wireshark might crash when "Network name
> resolution" is enabled.

Could someone who develops on Windows add this recompilition to the
build process like we do already with zlib?  I've run into this problem
before too.  In fact, I'm surprised not more people complain about it.


Steve