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I have created a built in dissector for a netscalar private protocol named NNM. Now I have beeen asked to convert it into a plugin. So I want to know if I can go on and create a plugin or I need to remove the dissector from the wireshark source first??

Can a plug in as well as a built dissector exist for the same protocol in the same build of Wireshark?

Any help??

Thanks and Regards, Sidharth

asked 02 Feb '11, 01:12

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No, they will collide on registration.

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answered 02 Feb '11, 03:00

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