[Bro] true global functions/tables/variables

Christian Kreibich christian at whoop.org
Thu Feb 3 07:57:41 PST 2005

Hi Christoph,

I'm far from a Bro language guru but I don't think that's true. Just as
an example, function service_name() is defined in conn.bro but used in
conn.bro and login.bro. Are you @load'ing things correctly? I hope I'm
not just missing your point ...

On Thu, 2005-02-03 at 11:24 +0100, Christoph Goeldi wrote:
> hi everybody
> today i noticed that i can't define functions, tables or variables and 
> use it different policy files. it only worked, after i placed these 
> things in the bro.init file.
> i think it is a drawback if it's impossible to implement a certain 
> functionality with a bunch of files and use the same functions, tables 
> etc. in them.
> if an algorithm is a bit complex you have no chance to implement it with 
> a nice structure...
> thanx for any help or comments
> christoph


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