bugMibble MIB Parser - Bugs: bug #6112, Impossible to determine referenced...

 
 

bug #6112: Impossible to determine referenced types or values

Submitter:  Per Cederberg <cederberg>
Submitted:  Wed 22 Oct 2003 12:14:51 AM UTC
   
 
Severity:  2 - Normal Item Group:  Software
Status:  Fixed Privacy:  Public
Assigned to:  cederberg Open/Closed:  Closed
* Mandatory Fields

Add a New Comment Rich Markup
   

Mon 03 Nov 2003 11:32:36 AM UTC, comment #2: 

Version 2.2 has been released with a fix for this issue.

Per Cederberg <cederberg>
Group administrator
Wed 22 Oct 2003 01:08:43 AM UTC, comment #1: 

New methods getReferenceSymbol() and isReferenceTo() have been added to the MibType and MibValue classes. These allow easy access to referenced types.

This will be released in version 2.2.

Per Cederberg <cederberg>
Group administrator
Wed 22 Oct 2003 12:14:51 AM UTC, original submission:  

The type or value symbols referenced by a specific type or value cannot be retrieved. This cause some problems, as different types may share the same ASN.1 type representation. The typical example of this is IpAdress which is defined as an OCTET STRING of length 4. Without access to the dereferenced "IpAddress" name, it is impossible to distinguish this type from other specialized string types.

This problem was pointed out by Charles F. Schatz.

Per Cederberg <cederberg>
Group administrator

 

(Note: upload size limit is set to 16384 kB, after insertion of the required escape characters.)

Attach Files:
   
   
Comment:
   

No files currently attached

 

Depends on the following items: None found

Items that depend on this one: None found

 

CC list is empty

 

There are 0 votes so far. Votes easily highlight which items people would like to see resolved in priority, independently of the priority of the item set by tracker managers.

Only logged-in users can vote.

 

Follow 2 latest changes.

Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
2003-11-03 cederberg Open/ClosedOpen None
2003-10-22 cederberg StatusNone None

Back to the top

Powered by Savane 3.13-c373.
Corresponding source code