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

Lua5.3 has been producted more than two years, and I'd like to know when to support it, or never?

asked 19 Jul '17, 22:12

pig4210's gravatar image

pig4210
6112
accept rate: 0%

There's a lengthy discussion here listing pros and cons https://www.wireshark.org/lists/wireshark-dev/201608/msg00155.html

I don't quite remeber the final verdict but I think something did not compile on one of our platforms with LUA 5.3

(20 Jul '17, 00:21) Anders ♦

There has been a longer thread at the developer mailing list some time ago to support Lua 5.3.

As I've understood it: no currently active plans. Devs: Correct me when I'm wrong.

permanent link

answered 20 Jul '17, 00:21

Uli's gravatar image

Uli
9031515
accept rate: 29%

1

You are correct.

(20 Jul '17, 05:02) Jaap ♦
Your answer
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

question asked: 19 Jul '17, 22:12

question was seen: 702 times

last updated: 20 Jul '17, 05:02

p​o​w​e​r​e​d by O​S​Q​A