Wireshark-dev: Re: [Wireshark-dev] Undissected reserved fields
From: Evan Huus <[email protected]>
Date: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:54:42 -0500
Should Wireshark have an internal _ws.reserved FT_BYTES field and a
proto_tree_add_reserved(tvb, offset, len) API?

On Fri, Feb 27, 2015 at 2:36 PM, Jeff Morriss <[email protected]> wrote:
> +1
> On 02/27/15 14:04, [email protected] wrote:
>> What I've done is usually setup a FT_UINT32 and/or a FT_BYTES (with
>> different abbreviations) and that's usually inclusive enough (maybe if
>> I'm feeling generous setup a FT_UINT8 though FT_UINT32).  If dissectors
>> only have FT_UINT8 "reserved" fields, then I just add that.  But I
>> rarely look to give each reserved field a unique name.
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Graham Bloice <[email protected]>
>> To: Developer support list for Wireshark <[email protected]>
>> Sent: Fri, Feb 27, 2015 1:43 pm
>> Subject: Re: [Wireshark-dev] Undissected reserved fields
>> How do we handle the case where a protocol has many reserved fields, do
>> they each need an hf and a name?
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