[Snort-devel] Snort 2.0 Segmentation Fault

Erek Adams erek at ...835...
Wed Apr 23 09:09:31 EDT 2003

On Tue, 22 Apr 2003, Juan Manzano wrote:

> I have been experiencing a Segmentation Fault error with Snort 2.0. The
> error seems to happen when some rule is triggered and Snort tries to
> record the event in the defined output plugin. Also, I tried using
> various output plugins like mysql and csv, but there was no change. If I
> comment all rules in the snort.conf file, the error doesn't appear. My
> Snort is running on a AlphaServer 4100, Red Hat Linux 7.2 for Alpha,
> Kernel 2.4.9-32.5smp. I'll appreciate very much if you can help me in
> this matter.

What rule is giving you trouble?  Do you know the SID?

Try running snort under gdb and when it fails, do a 'bt'.  That ouput
would be rather helpful.  :)


Erek Adams

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