[blfs-dev] remove pcre from wireshark dependencies [Was: ... r12437 ]

Pierre Labastie pierre.labastie at neuf.fr
Tue Dec 24 00:52:17 PST 2013

Le 24/12/2013 03:29, Fernando de Oliveira a écrit :
> Em 23-12-2013 22:30, Igor Živković escreveu:
>> On 12/24/2013 12:52 AM, Fernando de Oliveira wrote:
>>> I hope you have seen the rest: there are many more places where it
>>> appears. I put only a small part.
>> According to their subversion repository history, it seems that PCRE was 
>> never used on Linux. It was used in Windows 32-bit build only:
>> http://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=45035
>> What is being used though is GRegex, see: 
>> https://developer.gnome.org/glib/2.37/glib-Perl-compatible-regular-expressions.html
> Thanks again, Igor,
> I am convinced by you, now. Thanks for your time to explain to me.
Does it mean that the wording should be:
'Required : GLib (with PCRE extension, to build the tty-mode front-end only)'?


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