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From: Johannes Berg <johannes-cdvu00un1VgdHxzADdlk8Q@public.gmane.org>
To: Guy Harris <guy-FrUbXkNCsVf2fBVCVOL8/A@public.gmane.org>
Cc: radiotap-S783fYmB3Ccdnm+yROfE0A@public.gmane.org,
	Richard Sharpe
	<realrichardsharpe-Re5JQEeQqe8AvxtiuMwx3w@public.gmane.org>,
	Gerald Combs <gerald-IZ8446WsY0/dtAWm4Da02A@public.gmane.org>
Subject: Re: [RFA] HE support
Date: Thu, 12 Apr 2018 11:55:47 +0200
Message-ID: <1523526947.12930.8.camel@sipsolutions.net> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <9FE36B35-5238-436D-9B5A-342C92D20701-FrUbXkNCsVf2fBVCVOL8/A@public.gmane.org>

On Thu, 2018-04-12 at 02:54 -0700, Guy Harris wrote:
> 
> > What do you think? Could wireshark do a point release of 2.6.x and 2.5.x
> > to include the changes? Or perhaps we could just say that 2.5.x would
> > just be broken for this, and people should upgrade for HE?
> 
> 
> n.{odd number}.x Wireshark releases are development releases; Gerald,
> is there any reason to care whether 2.5.x is broken when it tries to
> read this radiotap field?

Ah, I wasn't aware of this, thanks.

> 2.6.0 is scheduled for April 18th; Gerald, if we have a finalized
> version of this radiotap field soon, would it be possible to get a
> change for that into the 2.6.0 release?

That's pretty soon, but another option would be to just #if 0 the broken
code quickly? That's a bit annoying, but better than shipping something
that we may have to break.

johannes

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Thread overview: 12+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2018-01-30  8:25 Johannes Berg
     [not found] ` <1517300719.2189.51.camel-cdvu00un1VgdHxzADdlk8Q@public.gmane.org>
2018-02-20  9:37   ` Johannes Berg
     [not found]     ` <1519119420.16723.26.camel-cdvu00un1VgdHxzADdlk8Q@public.gmane.org>
2018-02-20 13:01       ` Johannes Berg
     [not found]         ` <1519131691.16723.35.camel-cdvu00un1VgdHxzADdlk8Q@public.gmane.org>
2018-02-20 14:59           ` Richard Sharpe
     [not found]             ` <CACyXjPxQLN3iiCjVu5X5ZQUMGBEY9FyM9dnPmEiT7XQnaUhjEQ-JsoAwUIsXosN+BqQ9rBEUg@public.gmane.org>
2018-02-20 15:06               ` Johannes Berg
2018-02-20 16:05       ` Richard Sharpe
2018-02-20 16:42   ` Johannes Berg
     [not found]     ` <1519144938.16723.42.camel-cdvu00un1VgdHxzADdlk8Q@public.gmane.org>
2018-02-22 11:13       ` Johannes Berg
2018-04-12  9:35   ` Johannes Berg
     [not found]     ` <1523525707.12930.6.camel-cdvu00un1VgdHxzADdlk8Q@public.gmane.org>
2018-04-12  9:54       ` Guy Harris
     [not found]         ` <9FE36B35-5238-436D-9B5A-342C92D20701-FrUbXkNCsVf2fBVCVOL8/A@public.gmane.org>
2018-04-12  9:55           ` Johannes Berg [this message]
     [not found]             ` <1523526947.12930.8.camel-cdvu00un1VgdHxzADdlk8Q@public.gmane.org>
2018-04-12 13:56               ` Richard Sharpe

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