[Snort-sigs] Re: include help
erek at ...95...
Sat Feb 15 07:59:03 EST 2003
On Fri, 14 Feb 2003, Belthrop, Tony wrote:
> Why is it that every time I try to add a sig that snort won't run? I
> crete the xxxx.rules file, and then edit the snort.conf file to add the
> # include $RULE_PATH/xxxx.rules.... I am missing a step here? The snort
> will not start on the sensors unless I go back and comment the new
> include line in the snort.conf file.
Because the # character is a "comment". You'll need to add it to your
# include $RULE_PATH/new.rules
Then you'll need to restart Snort.
"When things get weird, the weird turn pro." H.S. Thompson
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