[Snort-devel] lack of snort PID file under OpenBSD 2.8
Ashley.W.Frost at ...201...
Mon Jan 15 09:41:33 EST 2001
This was the issue. In testing I wasn't using the -D switch, I was
putting it into the background manually with '&'. Thank you sincerely for
your time and patience.
On Sun, 14 Jan 2001, Erich Meier wrote:
> > Using 'find / -name "*.pid" -print
> > reveals that there is no snort.pid file on the system.
> > Is there a fix?
> Do you use snort's daemon mode (-D switch)? If not, snort does not create a
> pidfile from 1.7 on.
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