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hi, in internet message format(IMF) dissectors in unknown esxention fieleds i see contact wireshark developer if you want this support. why?

asked 29 May '17, 02:56

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  • The current dissector doesn't dissect these fields.
  • There is no effort being made to support them as of yet.

So if the demand arrises it could be a subject of interest for someone to write the code for, using the reference material available,ie. a sample capture file.

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answered 29 May '17, 03:54

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