[Snort-users] How to install Snort

Martin Roesch roesch at ...421...
Fri Jan 26 14:33:57 EST 2001

Check out the directory that you unzipped the file into, there should be
documentation there.  Additionally, check out the docs and FAQ at
snort.org.  You don't need a compiler, the snort binary file should be
in the Binaries directory of the directory you unzipped Snort into.


> Jaime Pacquing wrote:
> I am new here and I would like to use Snort but have no idea
> how to install 'cause I don't know where to start. I got the
> download file Snort-1.6.3-win32-static.zip (Win32-Binary).
> I unzip the file...but don't know what is the next step to execute
> the program. I could'nt find the executable module.
> Can someone..guide me to find a readme for installation?
> Do I need any compiler to use snort?
> Appreciate any help
> Jaime

Martin Roesch
roesch at ...421...

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