Off Topic - New Etheral out with better SMB parser

Ulf Bertilsson ulf.bertilsson at
Mon Jan 7 03:30:05 GMT 2002

> > Slightly offtopic,
> >
> > I just like to mention that the new version of "Ethereal" is out.
> > The SMB parser is realy neat.
> > 
> > Very good for debugging or even learn SMB/CIFS.
> > 
> >
> I have to disagree!  This is highly *on topic* because its one of the
> most useful tools for Samba development (the stated topic of 
> this list)
> :-).

Glad to see, it's realy "Kick Ass" stuff =D
I'm like a kid with a new toy.
> I can highly recommend the new ethereal, having used the cvs version -
> it has made my life much easier doing this kind of work.

I gotten some lifevalue myself from their work.

> Many thanks to tpot for his RPC decoding work and to the Ethereal team
> for this most valuable tool!

A free beer if I ever run into him ;)

So as Andrew say, it's "must have" tools.
The new RPC decoding is very logical and understandable.


More information about the samba-technical mailing list