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Why does the info and protocol header in wireshark keeps changing?


Whenever I want to view my protocol,for which I have written a dissector for I click on the protocol header in the wireshark which should sort out the protocols. Instead of seeing my protocol, the protocol X which actually calls this protocol is seen. What is the reason for this problem. I have set the columns so that it shouldn't change yet this happens

asked 01 Apr '11, 03:13

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edited 26 Feb '12, 22:29

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Most likely: do not wrap column settings in the test for tree == NULL.

answered 02 Apr '11, 03:39

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