[Snort-devel] [Snort-users] snort stops logging after 1 minute...

Steven Sturges steve.sturges at ...402...
Mon Jul 21 16:31:21 EDT 2008

Attached is a patch to that should address the issue.
If anyone has problems with it, please let us know.


Tim Maletic wrote:
> Was glad to see this thread pop up.  I'm seeing similar behavior when I
> attempt to move from 2.8.0 to 2.8.2.
> Running on RHEL4, 2.8.0 is working fine.  I shutdown, copy the 2.8.2 snort
> binary and libraries into place, restart, and then I get a handful of alerts
> before the load climbs to 2.5 in a minute or two.  (Load under 2.8.0 is
> typically under 1.)  Once it's in that state, no alerts fire (even while
> generating test alert traffic), and the snort processes don't respond to
> SIGUSR1 like normal.
> So, same config, same rulesets, but 2.8.0 runs fine and 2.8.2 tanks.  (I
> also tried disabling my local rules under 2.8.2, and that didn't help.)
> -tm
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