[Snort-devel] File descriptor leak

Borja Marcos borjam at ...843...
Mon Apr 22 07:57:04 EDT 2002


On Thursday 18 April 2002 19:35, Chris Green wrote:
> Borja Marcos <borjam at ...843...> writes:
> > 	Hello,
> >
> > 	I am running snort 1.8.6 on FreeBSD 4.5-RELEASEp2.
> >
> > 	I have noticed a file descriptor leak in Snort. Each time it receives a
> > SIGHUP to reload the configuration, it opens a new bpf device, leaving
> > the bpf it was using still open. After some reloads, it will run out of
> > bpf devices.
>
> Does this patch work for you? I think it's that we are initializing 2x
> and only closing 1.

	Sorry for the delay...

	No luck. It shows the same behavior.




	Borja.




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