[Snort-users] snort startup problem

shawn . moyer shawn at ...1184...
Fri Mar 2 15:38:19 EST 2001


This is supposed to be fixed in CVS. You might pull down snort-daily
from snort.sourceforge.net and see if you have the same problem.
Regardless, here's Marty's patch.

http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=snort-users&m=97932072730979&w=2



--shawn

Milo Velimirovic wrote:
> 
> Hi,
> 
> I've built and installed Snort (with a few bumps in the road... thanks to
> SiliconDefense for a quick response!) on Mac OS X server 1.2 and
> now i get this:
> 
> root# snort -dvi en0
> 
>         --== Initializing Snort ==--
> 
> Initializing Network Interface en0
> ioctl(SIOCGIFMTU): Invalid argument
> ERROR: Can not get MTU of an interface en0!
> 
> root#
> 
> What's next? (I have a hard time believing that the ioctl(fd, SIOCGIFMTU,&ifr)
> code in snort.c is wrong and an equally hard time believing that Apple
> has fsck'd the API's to the network....
> 
> TIA,
> Milo
> 
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