[Snort-users] Problem with mysql + 1.6.3

Chu, Lee (OIT) lchu at ...172...
Thu Jul 27 14:47:51 EDT 2000

> Initializing rule chains...
> log_database: Database type is mysql
> log_database: Database name is snort
> log_database: Host set to localhost
> log_database: User set to root
> Problem obtaining SENSOR ID (sid) from mysql->snort->event

I think the --enable-mysql compile time flag was removed in 1.6.3 .  I had
a similar problem and had to compile with
--with-mysql-includes=/usr/include/mysql --with-mysql-libraries=/usr/lib


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