[Snort-devel] problems with snort reading from stdin

tlewis at ...255... tlewis at ...255...
Wed Oct 17 12:52:18 EDT 2001

On Wed, 17 Oct 2001, Chris Green wrote:

> Theres no reason I can think of to use tcpdump and snort in a pipe
> together.

You could be pulling a large tcpdump file from, say, a network connection
and not have enough space or time to store it on disk locally first.
Other such cases are legion in possibility if not in actuality.

Todd Lewis
tlewis at ...255...

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