[Bro-Dev] [JIRA] (BIT-1159) count/port comparisons silently fail when part of a record

Seth Hall seth at icir.org
Thu Mar 20 05:55:24 PDT 2014

On Mar 20, 2014, at 7:22 AM, Robin Sommer <robin at icir.org> wrote:

>> Is the original code actually supposed to work?
> Yeah, I'm afraid it is ... That has indeed been a legitimate shortcut
> since Bro's early versions. However, I wouldn't veto removing it; it
> does indeed make some code parts quite a bit more complex, and I don't
> think it's a crucial feature to have and rarely used anyways.

I don’t actually like shorthand either and would be fine removing it.  I always forget that it’s even possible to do that.


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

-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: signature.asc
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 495 bytes
Desc: Message signed with OpenPGP using GPGMail
Url : http://mailman.icsi.berkeley.edu/pipermail/bro-dev/attachments/20140320/f567ad89/attachment.bin 

More information about the bro-dev mailing list