Wireshark-dev: Re: [Wireshark-dev] Wireshark PIDL generated dissectors
From: Joerg Mayer <[email protected]>
Date: Tue, 8 Oct 2013 07:16:35 +0200
On Mon, Oct 07, 2013 at 09:30:58PM -0700, Matthieu Patou wrote:
> That being said I did a bit of homework yesterday to fix the
> situation I have a branch fix_pidl in my gitorious repository that I
> maintain for wireshark:
> https://gitorious.org/wireshark/wireshark/commits/fix_pidl
> With this branch and the latest version of the pidl in samba tree
> (that incorporate the change for Michael Mann) I'm able to
> regenerate and rebuild most of the dissectors.
> You might want to have a look at commit 27f5746 (https://gitorious.org/wireshark/wireshark/commit/27f5746163410acbf638cdce320fb1b8295fa682)
> that update the guide to explain and make it easy to generate the
> dissectors especially it explains how to avoid checking out the
> whole samba source tree but still get the latest version of Samba's
> pidl (minus the time it takes to update our rsync servers).
> Are you interested to fetch those fixes ?

If nobody looks at it until the weekend I will do that (or unless I
shift some of my sleeping time into this).

> I'm currently working on bigger changes to the Wireshark module of
> pidl and I hope that they will fix the compilation for the remaining
> ones, so stay tuned.

Joerg Mayer                                           <[email protected]>
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