Wireshark-dev: Re: [Wireshark-dev] What is BASE_HEX_DEC
From: Guy Harris <[email protected]>
Date: Fri, 17 Dec 2010 10:59:42 -0800
On Dec 17, 2010, at 4:40 AM, news.gmane.com wrote:

> You may guess... But I find it sometimes very convinient to have a 
> hexadecimal representation of byte counts (A.K.A length). When I use this 
> byte count to see this in a hex dump, it's easy to detect the lines of hex 
> dump used. The length 154 are exactly 9 lines of 16 byte each.

Those dissectors were displaying counts and lengths *only* in hex, and not showing the decimal value, which is just silly.