Wireshark-dev: Re: [Wireshark-dev] What's the process to get a Zookeeper dissector packaged wit
From: Richard Sharpe <[email protected]>
Date: Wed, 24 Jan 2018 07:30:54 -0800
On Wed, Jan 24, 2018 at 12:12 AM, Jeff Widman <[email protected]> wrote:
> How do I get a dissector for Zookeeper's protocol included by default in
> Wireshark?

Do you have some code? Point us at the code and someone may be
interested enough to add the dissector.

> I searched but couldn't find anything about what's required to "promote" a
> dissector to be packaged with wireshark...
>
> I assume it's more than just code, that there's some process for deciding
> whether a protocol is popular enough that a dissector for it could be
> included in core.
>
> Zookeeper is an open-source database for reliably storing metadata. Many
> popular open-source distributed systems rely heavily on it, including Kafka,
> Hadoop, Druid, etc.
>
> Given this popularity, I suspect the only reason it's not bundled into
> Wireshark is no one has had the time to write it, but wanted to confirm
> before I start hacking on it.
>
>
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> Jeff Widman
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Richard Sharpe
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