[Snort-devel] Bug-report for snort 2.4.3 - interface + daemon
dirk at ...972...
Tue Jan 24 05:59:07 EST 2006
> 1. Snort is touching an interface it shouldn't mess with
I don't have this effect but I used a linux system...
> 2. Snort doesn't enter daemon mode
> In my snort.conf I have stated "config daemon".
> When starting snort some (but not all) things are logged to syslog instead
> of stdout, but the process is still running in the foreground.
> Right now there's a workaround - specify "-D" on the commandline.
This is a bug, the GoDaemon() call is done before reading the
Maybe one should add this to the ParseConfig() function in parser.c:
else if(!strcasecmp(config, "daemon"))
DEBUG_WRAP(DebugMessage(DEBUG_INIT, "Daemon mode flag set\n"););
pv.daemon_flag = 1;
pv.quiet_flag = 1;
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