Wireshark-dev: Re: [Wireshark-dev] QtShark project
From: Evan Huus <[email protected]>
Date: Tue, 28 May 2013 14:30:57 -0400
On Tue, May 28, 2013 at 2:27 PM, Jeff Morriss <[email protected]> wrote:
> On 05/28/13 09:42, Thomas ERSFELD wrote:
>>
>> Hello everyone,
>>
>> I have been chosen by you to complete this interesting project that is
>> QtShark. I'm 21 years old and currently studying Computer Science in
>> Strasbourg.
>
>
> Welcome!
>
>
>> I already have created a wiki page that I will maintain to keep a track
>> of the progression of the project.
>>
>> http://wiki.wireshark.org/Development/QtShark
>>
>> My task for the next days will be to make a check-up of the current
>> QtShark: what is working, not working and what is demanding (more) work.
>>
>> The "challenge" to apply was to implement the Summary dialog in the
>> Statistics menu. I have to check the bugs in it (compile in
>> Windows/Linux/Mac OS, and see if everything is working properly).
>>
>> I have added a new button to refresh the dialog with new infos and maybe
>> implement an option to auto-refresh the dialog x times per
>> secondes/minutes. What do you think about this ?
>
>
> Hmmm, I never would have thought of needing a "refresh" for this window.  I
> suppose the statistics might be interesting to watch during a live capture
> but I'm not sure...

I think in general the things in the window which change will do so on
new packets being received. In this case the window should be able to
get events the same way (I assume) the status bar already does.

Evan