[Snort-devel] snort failes on ppp0

Fyodor fygrave at ...1...
Mon Apr 9 14:49:33 EDT 2001

On Mon, Apr 09, 2001 at 08:39:16PM +0200, Hugo van der Kooij wrote:
> LS,
> I tried to get snort v1.7 working but I failed. Installation was from
> Source RPM on my SPARCclassic.
> Kernel 2.2.17 (based on Red Hat Linux 6.2)
> Rules set was taken from the site.
> command line switches as defined in the INIT script (from RPM):
> 	snort -u snort -g snort -s -d -D -v \
> 	-i ppp0 -l /var/log/snort -c /etc/snort/snort.conf
> No logging recorded besides a noticed that ppp0 went promiscious for a
> second or so and no sign of the snort process is to be found afterwards.

Remove '-D' switch and try again. Then you should be able to see what snort
doesn't like here :)

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