[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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