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I created a dissector for my protocol and recompiled wireshark (1.6.2) using VS 2010. Everything works fine except when I try to create an installer. The dll for my custom plugin is not included. I've changed everything in the ...packagingnsis directory to add the plugin (Custom.nmake, custom_plugins, Makefile.nmake, etc). Is there another file that needs modified?

Thanks, Brian

asked 12 Oct '11, 07:57

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Refer to README.plugins, in particular section 3.7.

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answered 12 Oct '11, 19:29

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To include your plugin dll in a custom Wireshark installer, you need to update both Makefile.nmake and wireshark.nsi under packaging/nsis/. Add your dll to the list in Makefile.nmake that starts around line 47, and to the list in wireshark.nsi on about line 900.

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answered 12 Oct '11, 08:17

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