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authorGerald Combs <gerald@wireshark.org>2011-12-27 20:35:41 +0000
committerGerald Combs <gerald@wireshark.org>2011-12-27 20:35:41 +0000
commit3c1b8a6ca13f6c0d0ce035859b12f0be9daca4f7 (patch)
tree97a0a11cc063f2d0fccb3a6a439870ee0b1fa999 /doc
parent727046dc35c535c13c06ac82d1132618d0f24ad0 (diff)
Add a "-G ftypes" option, which dumps our supprted FT_… names and
descriptions. Captitalize and fix up the descriptions. Use its output to create the field type list in the wireshark-filter man page. svn path=/trunk/; revision=40306
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1 files changed, 16 insertions, 6 deletions
diff --git a/doc/wireshark-filter.pod b/doc/wireshark-filter.pod
index 1491014426..8b9e62153b 100644
--- a/doc/wireshark-filter.pod
+++ b/doc/wireshark-filter.pod
@@ -107,16 +107,26 @@ comparisons. For example:
Each protocol field is typed. The types are:
- Unsigned integer (8-bit, 16-bit, 24-bit, or 32-bit)
- Signed integer (8-bit, 16-bit, 24-bit, or 32-bit)
+ ASN.1 object identifier
Boolean
- Ethernet address (6 bytes)
- Byte array
+ Character string
+ Compiled Perl-Compatible Regular Expression (GRegex) object
+ Date and time
+ Ethernet or other MAC address
+ EUI64 address
+ Floating point (double-precision)
+ Floating point (single-precision)
+ Frame number
+ Globally Unique Identifier
IPv4 address
IPv6 address
IPX network number
- Text string
- Double-precision floating point number
+ Label
+ Protocol
+ Sequence of bytes
+ Signed integer, 1, 2, 3, 4, or 8 bytes
+ Time offset
+ Unsigned integer, 1, 2, 3, 4, or 8 bytes
An integer may be expressed in decimal, octal, or hexadecimal notation.
The following three display filters are equivalent: