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Re: [Wireshark-commits] rev 50063: /trunk/ /trunk/epan/dissectors/: packet-ldap.c packet-m3ap.c packet-pres.c packet-ranap.c packet-ros.c packet-sbc-ap.c packet-snmp.c packet-snmp.h packet-spnego.c packet-t38.c ...
From: Evan Huus <eapache () gmail com>
Date: Wed, 19 Jun 2013 23:30:01 -0700

Partly backed out in r50073. Wmem is stricter about letting you
allocate ephemeral memory when there isn't actually a packet being
dissected, because then we have no guarantee how long that memory will
stick around. The SNMP dissector (and others backed out in the same
revision) use scoped memory in UAT callbacks that can be called
entirely unrelated to packet/file dissection state, which was causing
the assertion you saw.

These dissectors should really be fixed not to use scoped memory in
this way, which may end up being a non-trivial change, so for now the
old way is enough to make SNMP work again.


On Wed, Jun 19, 2013 at 10:05 PM, Maynard, Chris
<Christopher.Maynard () gtech com> wrote:
With this change to packet-snmp.c, Wireshark crashes for me at startup on Windows 7 x64 if I have the snmp_users file 
from https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=7359, i.e.:

# This file is automatically generated, DO NOT MODIFY.

That information comes directly from the SampleCaptures wiki page: 

If I delete/move/rename the snmp_users file, Wireshark happily starts up just fine.
- Chris

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Sent: Wednesday, June 19, 2013 6:48 PM
To: wireshark-commits () wireshark org
Subject: [Wireshark-commits] rev 50063: /trunk/ /trunk/epan/dissectors/: packet-ldap.c packet-m3ap.c packet-pres.c 
packet-ranap.c packet-ros.c packet-sbc-ap.c packet-snmp.c packet-snmp.h packet-spnego.c packet-t38.c ...


User: eapache
Date: 2013/06/19 03:47 PM

 Convert the rest of the ASN1 dissectors from emem to wmem.

Directory: /trunk/epan/dissectors/
  Changes    Path               Action
  +10 -10    packet-ldap.c      Modified
  +7 -8      packet-m3ap.c      Modified
  +3 -3      packet-pres.c      Modified
  +2 -2      packet-ranap.c     Modified
  +2 -2      packet-ros.c       Modified
  +7 -8      packet-sbc-ap.c    Modified
  +32 -32    packet-snmp.c      Modified
  +1 -1      packet-snmp.h      Modified
  +2 -2      packet-spnego.c    Modified
  +4 -4      packet-t38.c       Modified

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