Wireshark-dev: Re: [Wireshark-dev] idl2wrs cannot be disabled in Wireshark 1.8.
From: Petr Sumbera <petr.sumbera@xxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 19 Jun 2012 14:19:30 +0200
Jeff Morriss wrote:

>Looks like this came in this revision:
>The commit log doesn't list a reason, but I suppose it might be for
>simplicity (really, why have an option?).
>But, I'm not entirely sure it makes sense to install the script at all:
>its purpose is to generate dissectors which is a development task (for
>which you need the source code) not something someone would be doing on
>an installed system.

Any conclusion on this topic? I was using '--disable-idl2wrs' to avoid packaging this script. This no longer works..