[Snort-devel] problems with snort reading from stdin
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Wed Oct 17 07:26:14 EDT 2001
I have problems giving snort input via stdin.
tcpdump -w - -s 1500 -i eth0 | snort -r -
ERROR => unable to open file "-" for readback: bad dump file format
Fatal Error, Quitting..
tcpdump -w -s 1500 -i eth0 | file -
standard input: tcpdump capture file (little-endian) -
version 2.4 (Ethernet, capture length 1500)
Is this bug already known and do any bugfixes/workarounds exist?
libpcap version is 0.6.2.
snort version is 1.8.1-RELEASE.
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