[Snort-users] Empty log file

Martin Roesch roesch at ...421...
Thu Jan 18 02:53:45 EST 2001


Do you have any traffic that should be generating alerts?

   -Marty

Imran Ismail Shaikh wrote:
> 
> I have setted up the permissions for the log directory correctly but still
> I see nothing going into 'alert' file why?
> snort does creates the file name alert but the size of the file remains
> 0. I am running snort with root permissions and running it with following
> command:
> snort -v -o -e -i eth0 -c /usr/snort/snortrules -l /usr/snort/snortlog/
> 
> can anyone help?
> 
> imran
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