[Snort-devel] Win32 port of snort

Abe Use neosporin1v1 at ...445...
Mon Nov 29 11:31:02 EST 2004


Thanks everyone for your responses. I've been pointed to 
http://www.codecraftconsultants.com/Snort.aspx for the current win32 binary 
of snort. I'll give it a shot, and failing that use visual c++ to perhaps 
compile my own. Thanks again!

>From: "Chris Reid" <chris.reid at ...583...>
>Reply-To: chris.reid at ...583...
>To: "Abe Use" <neosporin1v1 at ...445...>
>CC: snort-devel at lists.sourceforge.net
>Subject: Re: [Snort-devel] Win32 port of snort
>Date: Mon, 29 Nov 2004 12:25:53 -0700 (MST)
>
>The Win32 version is compiled with Visual C++, not with cygwin.  No
>documentation exists about this, but the Visual Studio project file is
>located in src/win32/WIN32-PRJ.  There is also a batch file in the same
>directory which can be used to build multiple configurations at once.
>
>Chris Reid
>
>
> > I've been trying to compile snort 2.3.0RC1 under windows using cygwin.
> > Haven't had much luck, and I was wondering if there was any 
>documentation
> > on how the windows snort 2.2 binary was compiled? I was also trying to
> > use winpcap3.0 as opposed to winpcap2.3, as well as compiling mysql
> > support in also, but the mysql stuff would probably just be handled by
> > the snort.conf file anyway.
> >
> > Anyone have any input on compiling snort on windows? The current error
> > I am recieving is about libpcap,  I've tried modifing the configure
> > script to look for winpcap headers instead without much luck.
> > Thanks!
> >
>






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