[Snort-users] Help with Adapter

Thomas Whipp tkw at ...1885...
Fri May 18 04:15:46 EDT 2001


although that might not be a fair test as pcap is statically
linked with snort (or at least it didn't show with a ldd on
my binary)!  

To to a fair test you will probably need to compile TcpDump
using the same library as you used to build snort.

	Tom

> -----Original Message-----
> From: van Oosterom, Peter
[mailto:Peter.vanOosterom at ...1380...]
> Sent: 18 May 2001 08:06
> To: 'mikeh at ...2052...'; snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net
> Subject: RE: [Snort-users] Help with Adapter
> 
> 
> Try using Tcpdump, to see whether it is an actual prbolem 
> with the Library,
> and not Snort as it uses the same Library as Snort
> 
> - Peter
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: mike huang [mailto:mikeh at ...2052...]
> Sent: Friday, May 18, 2001 5:20 AM
> To: snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net
> Subject: [Snort-users] Help with Adapter
> 
> 
> 
> Hi all:
> 
> I am having some problem when I trying to start snort. The

> error it complain
> is
> 
> 
>         --== Initializing Snort ==--
> 
> Initializing Network Interface
> \Device\Packet_{7997B190-05F8-405F-951B-D60BFE935
> 285}
> ERROR: OpenPcap() device
> \Device\Packet_{7997B190-05F8-405F-951B-D60BFE935285}
open:
>         Error opening adapter
> 
> thanks for your help
> 
> mike
> 
> 
> 
> 
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