This is our old Q&A Site. Please post any new questions and answers at

I intend to write protobuf dissector , for that i read in , that we have to install libprotobuf?

Step 2: Prepare Protocol Buffers

We assume that libprotobuf is installed in a well-known location.

How to go about it ? Please help

asked 09 Aug '12, 02:14

yogeshg's gravatar image

accept rate: 0%

edited 09 Aug '12, 02:16

Not really anything to do with Wireshark as it's a separate project, but I guess you need to build protobuf.

Slightly worrying that the protobuf dissector is based on Wireshark 1.0.2 which is really ancient. If you do get it to compile with a more recent version, please post back here.

permanent link

answered 09 Aug '12, 02:36

grahamb's gravatar image

grahamb ♦
accept rate: 22%

Your answer
toggle preview

Follow this question

By Email:

Once you sign in you will be able to subscribe for any updates here



Answers and Comments

Markdown Basics

  • *italic* or _italic_
  • **bold** or __bold__
  • link:[text]( "title")
  • image?![alt text](/path/img.jpg "title")
  • numbered list: 1. Foo 2. Bar
  • to add a line break simply add two spaces to where you would like the new line to be.
  • basic HTML tags are also supported

Question tags:


question asked: 09 Aug '12, 02:14

question was seen: 4,516 times

last updated: 26 Nov '13, 01:19

p​o​w​e​r​e​d by O​S​Q​A