Wireshark-dev: Re: [Wireshark-dev] Crash In Wireshark Package
From: "Maynard, Chris" <[email protected]>
Date: Tue, 27 Jul 2010 12:52:05 -0400

Maybe you can post your dissector or at least the relevant code involving the call to col_add_fstr().

- Chris

 

From: [email protected] [mailto:[email protected]] On Behalf Of Vishal Kumar Singh
Sent: Tuesday, July 27, 2010 4:59 AM
To: [email protected]; [email protected]
Subject: [Wireshark-dev] Crash In Wireshark Package

 

Hi All,

I am trying to build a custom dissector. But, when, I try to capture the the intended packet. The program terminates with segmentation fault, saying "report size exceeds the quota size, a crash in the package wireshark-gnome-1.2.2-1.fc12"

I debugged it. Using backtrace, I came to know that col_add_fstr() function is not being invoked properly. If I comment out the function col_add_fstr(). The wireshark runs properly, but, I have to use this function to decode my packet properly.

Can anyone please tell me, what would be the possible reason ? Or, what library file is required to support this function ? Or, Is there any other library function which functions in the same way ?

Thanks & Regards,

Vishal Kumar Singh
Software Engineer
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