[Snort-devel] bus error on OpenBSD 2.8 & SPARC

John.Abe at ...1349... John.Abe at ...1349...
Wed May 1 10:19:04 EDT 2002


Hello. Sorry if this is covered on some faq somewhere, but I didn't see
anything at snort.org or deja. I was
running self-compiled 1.8.1 on OpenBSD 2.8 + SPARC and decided to upgrade to
1.8.6. Compiled it,
got a bus error. Tried downgrading to 1.8.5, compiled with --debug.. same
thing. Here is the core dump:

root at ...1350...:snort-1.8.5 {253} gdb snort snort.core 
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This GDB was configured as "sparc-unknown-openbsd2.8"...
Core was generated by `snort'.
Program terminated with signal 10, Bus error.
Reading symbols from /usr/libexec/ld.so...done.
Reading symbols from /usr/lib/libpcap.so.1.1...done.
Reading symbols from /usr/lib/libm.so.0.1...done.
Reading symbols from /usr/lib/libc.so.25.2...done.
#0  0x46d28 in InitStream4Pkt () at spp_stream4.c:2938
2938        stream_pkt->iph->ip_ver   = 0x4;
(gdb) bt
#0  0x46d28 in InitStream4Pkt () at spp_stream4.c:2938
#1  0x41e20 in Stream4Init (args=0xf7ffcc88
"/var/log/snort/session.log") at spp_stream4.c:597
#2  0x12b34 in ParsePreprocessor (rule=0x802c0 "") at
rules.c:1336
#3  0x1207c in ParseRule (rule_file=0x8183160,
prule=0xf7fff278 "preprocessor stream4: detect_scans", 
    inclevel=0) at rules.c:538
#4  0x1192c in ParseRulesFile (file=0x5b000 "",
inclevel=0) at rules.c:198
#5  0x93a4 in ReadConfFile () at snort.c:3310
#6  0x2e5c in main (argc=1, argv=0xf7fff824) at snort.c:192

Thanks,

John
 

John Abe
Operating Systems/Network Analyst
OSU Libraries
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