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I am looking for a wireshark plugin for google protocol buffer. And I found this GPB Wireshark plugin (

Apparently only UDP….Is there a GPB plugin for wireshark that works for TCP?

asked 27 Jan '14, 11:51

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edited 27 Jan '14, 11:53

The URL you found, hosts pretty much the only (well) known Protobuf dissector. There might be others, but they are apparently not published anywhere.

There is another project that does protobuf dissection however that's nothing you can 'just use' (I guess).

It's more something you could use as an example to build your own dissector.

So, these are your options:


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answered 15 Apr '14, 01:31

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(15 Apr '14, 02:23) grahamb ♦

Thanks for your suggestions. I have written the dissector by myself.

(15 Apr '14, 22:05) user12321

O.K. do you mind to share the code with the Wireshark community? If so, please submit your code for review.

(19 Apr '14, 16:41) Kurt Knochner ♦
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