Wireshark-dev: Re: [Wireshark-dev] Custom MAC layer dissector
From: Guy Harris <[email protected]>
Date: Thu, 27 Aug 2009 16:57:17 -0700
On Aug 27, 2009, at 10:47 AM, Patrick Lannigan wrote:

The dissector I'm writing is a custom link layer protocol.
By "link layer", do you mean it doesn't (necessarily) run on top of  
any other protocol, i.e. similar to Ethernet, 802.11, etc.?
If so, what type of capture file will packets of that link-layer type  
be in?