[Snort-users] messages from snort

Chris Green cmg at ...671...
Mon Nov 5 13:36:05 EST 2001

mysiar at ...3879... writes:

> hi
> I have 3 instanes of snort running on 3 diferent interfaces
> I does happen very often when snort dies and my script in cron
> restarting it but on my working console I see all of the messages
> telling me that something happend (snort died)
> my snort cocmmand line looks like
> snort -dev -c /etc/snort.conf -i eth0 -D
> I tried to direct it to > /dev/null
> but nothing happend I still see these messages on my actual console.

remove the -v from your command line options.  That slows snort down
considerably and you are trying to get rid of it.  That said,

> Any ideas how I can get rid of this will be very appreciated

Snort is printing to stderr so you will need to redirect that with
Chris Green <cmg at ...671...>
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