[Snort-users] /var/run/snort_eth0.pid

Avleen Vig avleen at ...396...
Mon Oct 16 12:56:51 EDT 2000

DmuZ wrote:
> Hello Snorters,
> I had been using "/var/run/snort_eth0.pid" to kill and restart Snort in a
> shell script with snort-1.6.3. I just upgraded to snort-1.6.3-patch2 and now
> this file appears to not be created anymore. Is there a new location or a
> new switch to set up a pid file?

I also kill snort every midnight, to rotate scripts... i just do
"killall snort"

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