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Where are display filters implemented in the Wireshark code?

asked 2022-06-22 06:38:17 +0000

oconoor gravatar image

updated 2022-06-22 22:03:35 +0000

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I am trying to find where are the display filter stored in the code so I can understand how they work

For example if i type in the filter bar : ip.flags.df How can I find what are the lines behind that performs this filter in the code ?


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answered 2022-06-22 07:03:53 +0000

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Display filtering is a complex issue, most of the code for it can be found here but there are other parts, e.g. in dissectors where fields are registered.

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Thank you, it's a start !

oconoor gravatar imageoconoor ( 2022-06-22 07:07:21 +0000 )edit

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