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hi i have built my own dissector and i am getting the following error when i click on one of the fields.

(wireshark:3672): Gtk-CRITICAL **: gtk_menu_attach_to_widget: assertion `GTK_IS_MENU (menu)' failed

Any help regarding this issue is appreciated

asked 22 Mar '11, 04:38

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edited 22 Mar '11, 07:12

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Jaap ♦

Wireshark version? Does your dissector have GTK code ?(?!)

(22 Mar '11, 07:13) Jaap ♦

Wireshark does not allow dissector plug ins to add GUI. So this is not a Wireshark bug.

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answered 27 Mar '11, 11:09

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Well, the question Jaap Keuter asked is whether the dissector does, in fact, include GUI code; that question hasn't been answered. It could be that their dissector includes GUI code (which it shouldn't), or it could be that they're doing something that provokes a bug in Wireshark itself.

At this point, the right thing to do would be for them to ask in the wireshark-dev mailing list; they might have to show us the code.

(27 Mar '11, 14:29) Guy Harris ♦♦
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