[Snort-devel] lack of snort PID file under OpenBSD 2.8

Ashley Frost 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.

-Ashley

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.
> 
> Erich
> 





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