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Is there any software to convert dissector written in lua to C? Any hello world example would be nice

asked 11 Aug '15, 20:39

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There is no code converter to translate a LUA dissector into C. But the structure and contents of the LUA dissector should be a good reference of writing the C dissector. As for writing a dissector in C refer to the README documents, starting with README.dissector, and the developer guide.

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answered 12 Aug '15, 01:09

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