[Snort-users] Network Card and promiscious mode

Fyodor fygrave at ...121...
Sat Jan 27 12:08:44 EST 2001


On Fri, Jan 26, 2001 at 10:27:37PM -0500, Martin Roesch wrote:
> Hi Trevor,
>      If you're running on windows, you're going to need to get winpcap. 
> There's a link to it at Mike Davis' page
> (http://www.datanerds.net/~mike).
>      As for a *NIX variant to run, Linux is fine if you're comfortable
> with it, I hear that the performance of the 2.4 kernel is pretty good
> these days.  I personally prefer the BSD operating systems (specifically

I heard that Winpcap performace on wintels is even better .. these days ;-P

-Fyodor




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