[Snort-devel] snort 2.4.0 (rpm) where are the rules?

Jeff Dell jdell at ...2429...
Tue Aug 9 10:27:57 EDT 2005


You have to download them from www.snort.org. They are no longer included
because of the changes with the licensing...

Jeff 

> -----Original Message-----
> From: snort-devel-admin at lists.sourceforge.net 
> [mailto:snort-devel-admin at lists.sourceforge.net] On Behalf Of 
> Martin Muench
> Sent: Tuesday, August 09, 2005 4:51 AM
> To: snort-devel at lists.sourceforge.net
> Subject: [Snort-devel] snort 2.4.0 (rpm) where are the rules?
> 
> Hi everyone
> 
> I installed snort-2.4.0-1.C3.i386.rpm on a fedora core 4 machine.
> When I started snort he wasn't able to open the rules in 
> /etc/snort/rules
> 
> I looked in the directory, it was empty.
> Then I installed the source rpm and took a look in the 
> SOURCES of the rpm. 
> And there are no rules in the etc directory. In fact there is 
> not even a
> rules directory.
> 
> In the SPEC file I find this line:
> 
> # %_install -p -m 0644 rules/*.rules $RPM_BUILD_ROOT/%{SnortRulesDir}
> 
> Well, it is commented out, but where can I find the rules now ???
> 
> Thanks for your help
> 
> Martin
> 
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