This is our old Q&A Site. Please post any new questions and answers at ask.wireshark.org.

I am developing a customisation for Wireshark and I need to make a listener for it to work.

What is the best way to do this?

From what I have read online so far it's much easier to do in Lua but I am unsure as to how to allow my existing code to take the output from a Lua script or even how to get started with Lua in this case.

If this is easier how would I go about embedding Lua scripts into my existing C++ code and if it is not easier how would I go about doing this using C++ and C?

Any help would be appreciated!

Thanks in advance!

ModuleMan

asked 28 Jan '17, 10:04

ModuleMan's gravatar image

ModuleMan
217711
accept rate: 0%

Be the first one to answer this question!
toggle preview

Follow this question

By Email:

Once you sign in you will be able to subscribe for any updates here

By RSS:

Answers

Answers and Comments

Markdown Basics

  • *italic* or _italic_
  • **bold** or __bold__
  • link:[text](http://url.com/ "title")
  • image?![alt text](/path/img.jpg "title")
  • numbered list: 1. Foo 2. Bar
  • to add a line break simply add two spaces to where you would like the new line to be.
  • basic HTML tags are also supported

Question tags:

×431
×158
×23

question asked: 28 Jan '17, 10:04

question was seen: 929 times

last updated: 28 Jan '17, 10:04

p​o​w​e​r​e​d by O​S​Q​A