[Snort-devel] Test Mode of snort-1.9

Chris Green cmg at ...835...
Wed Oct 23 05:09:03 EDT 2002


Dirk Geschke <Dirk_Geschke at ...802...> writes:

> Hi all, 
>
> actually the test of the snort configuration via the -T option
> requires root privileges. The reason is that snort tries to open
> the network interface.
>

If that's going to change any where, it will change in the HEAD
branch.  The log directory checks may be needed by preprocessors that
don't properly check the existance of directories..
-- 
Chris Green <cmg at ...402...>
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