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Hi, Tshark uses the same search path as Wireshark to look for preferences. But sometimes I'd like to let Tshark use a completely different setting, typically prepared in a temporary file, without interfering with the system- or user-wide Wireshark setting. Is that doable ? (one would expect an environment var or an option for this; none seem to be documented)

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asked 07 Nov '13, 10:05

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For protocol preferences, at least, the -o flag can be used in TShark to set a preference from the command line for that particular instance of TShark.

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answered 07 Nov '13, 12:49

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