[Snort-users] More on the Possible Mem leak

Martin Roesch roesch at ...421...
Thu Apr 19 00:44:11 EDT 2001

That's definitely the database plugin.  Are you using MySQL?


Len Burns wrote:
> On Wed, 18 Apr 2001, Martin Roesch wrote:
> > Question: how many people who are seeing memory leaks are using the
> > database plugin too?
> I am, I am also seeing something else odd that I am not quite sure how
> to track down.  From time to time, I find snort eating 97 or 98% of
> the cpu, in an environment where it is not receiving an overwhelming
> number of packets.  At times it can go for several days normally, and
> att others, this condition developes with in several hours.  It does
> not crash.  Suggestions?
> -Len

Martin Roesch
roesch at ...421...

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