[Snort-devel] Building Snort 2.8.0 on MAC OSX 10.5 (Leopard)
steve.sturges at ...402...
Thu Nov 29 11:59:06 EST 2007
For those who use Snort on a MAC, this might be helpful...
The following is courtesy of Martin Fong, who's helped us track down
an issue seen when starting Snort w/ dynamic preprocessor libraries
on MAC OSX 10.5. The text below will be included with in the
MAC OSX section of doc/INSTALL in the next release as well.
For users of Max OSX 10.5 (Leopard), the following environment variables
must be set before running configure & make.
Reference information for MAC OSX 10.5 (Leopard) can be found at these
$ export LD_TWOLEVEL_NAMESPACE=1
$ export MACOSX_DEPLOYMENT_TARGET=10.5
Also, with Snort 2.8.0, the dynamicengine line in the default
snort.conf must be updated to load libsf_engine.dylib, instead of
libsf_engine.so. The following line:
Should be changed to:
Happy (MAC) Snorting. :)
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