[Snort-users] problem

pmawson at ...3995... pmawson at ...3995...
Mon Nov 5 15:04:04 EST 2001


HI

Can anyone help with this error.

I have just compiled snort v1.8.2 from source on slackware.

When I try to start snort I get the following error.

ERROR /etc/snort.conf (57): Bad value in variable definition!
Make sure you don't have a "$" in the var name
Fatal Error, Quitting..

I have looked at line 57 in snort.conf
it reads "var SMTP $HOME_NET"

Thanks

Phill

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