[Snort-users] Snort 1.7 dies on OpenBSD 2.9 after some time.

Johan Simon Seland johans at ...2344...
Wed Jun 20 10:02:07 EDT 2001

Johan Simon Seland <johans at ...2344...> writes:

> After about 40 minutes the process listening to xl2 died . The process
> on xl0 (which is outside the FW and thus have more traffic has been
> running for a few hours). Yesterday I had only the process on xl0
> going, and it died after a few hours.

After a few more hours snort has died two more times. (One on each
interface, I now have core dumps for those interested)

This is the full output of the process:

bash-2.04$ sudo snort -Afull -o -i xl2 -l /var/log/snort2 -c /etc/snort/snort.conf   

        --== Initializing Snort ==--
Rule application order changed to Pass->Alert->Log

Initializing Network Interface xl2
Decoding Ethernet on interface xl2
Initializing Preprocessors!
Initializing Plug-ins!
Initializating Output Plugins!

Initializing rule chains...
1137 Snort rules read...
1137 Option Chains linked into 165 Chain Headers
0 Dynamic rules

Rule application order: ->pass->alert->log->activation->dynamic

        --== Initialization Complete ==--

-*> Snort! <*-
Version 1.7
By Martin Roesch (roesch at ...66..., www.snort.org)
Segmentation fault (core dumped)

Johan Seland
Net Fonds ASA

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