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authorGilbert Ramirez <gram@alumni.rice.edu>2003-12-09 05:56:31 +0000
committerGilbert Ramirez <gram@alumni.rice.edu>2003-12-09 05:56:31 +0000
commitc7cee4331f5586c7987a82caaf93351f07ec288e (patch)
tree112483260f3d6e31184a3da0f9bb50ee5619898a /doc
parent8ce34a3cbd1ef8025d033a603d57e1147059d19e (diff)
-Tpdml and -Tps force -V. Thus, -V is no longer required when using -Tpdml.
Eventually, -Tps will not force -V, and will print summaries when -V is not selected. However, work still has to be done there. svn path=/trunk/; revision=9218
Diffstat (limited to 'doc')
2 files changed, 5 insertions, 7 deletions
diff --git a/doc/README.xml-output b/doc/README.xml-output
index df3d77e920..4d9f83d399 100644
--- a/doc/README.xml-output
+++ b/doc/README.xml-output
@@ -1,11 +1,11 @@
Protocol Dissection in XML Format
-$Id: README.xml-output,v 1.1 2003/12/06 06:09:12 gram Exp $
+$Id: README.xml-output,v 1.2 2003/12/09 05:56:30 gram Exp $
Copyright (c) 2003 by Gilbert Ramirez <gram@alumni.rice.edu>
Tethereal has the ability to print its protocol dissection in an
-XML format, by using the "-Tpdml -V" options. Similar functionality
+XML format, by using the "-Tpdml" options. Similar functionality
could be put into the "Print" dialog of Ethereal, but that work has
not been done yet.
@@ -19,7 +19,7 @@ A related XML format, the Packet Summary Markup Language (PSML), is
also defined by the Analyzer group to provide packet summary information.
The PSML format is not documented in a publicly-available HTML document,
but its format is simple. Some day it may be added to tethereal so
-that "-Tpsml" (without "-V") would produce PSML.
+that "-Tpsml" would produce PSML.
One wonders if the "-T" option should read "-Txml" instead of "-Tpdml"
(and in the future, "-Tpsml"), but if tethereal was required to produce
diff --git a/doc/tethereal.pod b/doc/tethereal.pod
index 886ddda2b5..370836961a 100644
--- a/doc/tethereal.pod
+++ b/doc/tethereal.pod
@@ -357,10 +357,8 @@ captured. The default is relative.
=item -T
-Set the format of the print-out when viewing packet data. The "text"
-format is the default format, and works in summary mode and in verbose
-mode (B<-V>). The postscript (ps) and pdml (XML) formats work only in
-verbose mode; thus, they require the use of the B<-V> option.
+Set the format of the print-out when viewing packet data.
+The PDML format always shows protocol tree data, as if (B<-V>) had been set.
=item -v