[Snort-users] compiling snort on OS X

Fyodor fygrave at ...121...
Thu Apr 5 07:25:03 EDT 2001


On Wed, Apr 04, 2001 at 11:20:26PM +0100, Ami wrote:
> im trying to compile snort 1.7 on Mac OS X 1.0
> ( with all the dev tools installed) 
> but make seems to fail .... attached is the full
> results.
> \have tried this with other host types that usualy
> work but no luck......
> any clue about this, anyone ?
> has anyone done this successfully before ?
> 
> 
> [localhost:/Applications/UNIX/snort-1.7] root# env
> CC=cc ./configure -host=powerpc-apple-bsd
...
> checking for pcap_datalink in -lpcap... yes

> creating config.h
> [localhost:/Applications/UNIX/snort-1.7] root# su
> [localhost:/Applications/UNIX/snort-1.7] root# make
> cc -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I. -I. -I.     -g -O2 -Wall  -c
> snort.c
> snort.h:31: header file 'pcap.h' not found
> snort.h:58: header file 'pcap-namedb.h' not found


That's kinda strange, where are your libpcap headers installed? :)





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