[Snort-devel] Patch

Andreas Östling andreaso at ...387...
Tue Jan 13 05:37:00 EST 2004


On Tuesday 13 January 2004 14:07, Tim Saunders wrote:
> Good, I was wondering about making -Z take a rule order.
>
> When I went looking for the option to change the rule order I found the -o
> option and I didn't look any further after that. Is the -o option for
> backwards compatability? If so should/could it be marked depriciated and
> removed in version 2.5/3 etc.

I assume -o still exists since it does what many people want in an easy way, 
although you could do the same and more with 'config ruleorder'. It makes 
sense to me but I'm not the one to answer questions about future plans.

/Andreas





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