[Bro-Dev] Removing --use-binpac

Seth Hall seth at icir.org
Mon Apr 1 13:55:26 PDT 2013

On Apr 1, 2013, at 4:36 PM, Robin Sommer <robin at icir.org> wrote:

> I propose to remove this switch. We shouldn't have more than one
> protocol analyzer per protocol; where we currently do, we should
> decide if we want the C++ or BinPAC version.


>    - Remove the binpac version of HTTP (it's by default off and hence
>      hardly used/tested by anybody).
>    - Remove the binpac version of DNS (same reason).

Agreed on those two.

>    - Enable DHCP even without that flag (I'm actually surprised it
>      isn't already, there's no alternative).

Vlad's DHCP updates do this.


Seth Hall
International Computer Science Institute
(Bro) because everyone has a network

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