is not generating any output file

asked 2018-09-28 09:21:22 +0000

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i am trying to migrate one plugin from wireshark 1.12.8 to wireshark 2.6.3 the existing packet-xxx.c file has prototreeadd_item() API calls which are removed from 2.6.3.

i do observe a tool and tried to run it as mentioned below,

./ --action=generate --encoding=ENC_LITTLE_ENDIAN packet-fapi.c
./ --action=fix-all --encoding=ENC_LITTLE_ENDIAN packet-fapi.c


[email protected]:~/raju/wireshark-wireshark-2.6.3/tools# ./ --action=generate --encoding=ENC_LITTLE_ENDIAN packet-fapi.c
[email protected]:~/raju/wireshark-wireshark-2.6.3/tools#./ --action=fix-all --encoding=ENC_LITTLE_ENDIAN packet-fapi.c
Couldn't open packet-fapi.c.proto_tree_input at ./ line 201.

it seems step1 is not generated any output file which is input for step2.

can you please let me know how to overcome this issue??

Thanks, Raju

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Give the path to packet-fapi.c

Anders gravatar imageAnders ( 2018-09-28 10:36:39 +0000 )edit

packet-fapi.c file is located in the same location ~/raju/wireshark-wireshark-2.6.3/tools.

Kuru4634 gravatar imageKuru4634 ( 2018-09-28 10:52:59 +0000 )edit