[RADIATOR] MessageLog Format text2pcap, missing tool in goodies

Karl Gaissmaier karl.gaissmaier at uni-ulm.de
Mon Aug 14 13:31:29 UTC 2017

Hi Heikki,

Am 14.08.2017 um 15:03 schrieb Heikki Vatiainen:
> On 10.8.2017 21.00, Karl Gaissmaier wrote:
>> 1.) Please add a dot as delimiter between seconds and microseconds, 
>> then   text2pcap can parse the timestamp with the option flag '-t %s.'
> Ok, the microseconds will be zero padded too keep all significant digits.
>> 2.) and if we already patch and change the output format, we should 
>> also trim the directive line to meet promised text2pcap enhancements:
> Reconsidering this, I think the current '##' prefix should stay since 
> we don't know how text2pcap will handle '#TEXT2PCAP'. If the prefix is 
> kept as is, the lines can still processed to get the options but they 
> should not clash with the possible text2pcap extensions.

ok, and my wrapper script parses already one or more # before TEXT2PCAP, 
but I will update the comments and add a shebang line.

What shebang do you prefer in the goodies?



#!/usr/bin/env perl


Karl Gaissmaier
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