[Snort-users] Snort not logging to alert!

Fyodor fygrave at ...121...
Mon Apr 2 17:10:28 EDT 2001

On Sun, Apr 01, 2001 at 04:39:36PM -0400, lists  wrote:
> Hello all....
> I just put together a new snort sensor today and loaded up 1.7...
> I think I have everything configured properly however I'm not getting alerts to my alert! file. however
> My syntax is the following:
>    snort -d -D -e -l /usr/snortlogs -v
> Under /usr/snortlogs I have an "alert!" file as well as the directories that are created.

no snort -c <rulesfile> should be specified as well. Very likely some parameters you will have to tune there too. :) look into snort.conf and brothers :))

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