[Snort-users] snort on Linux works, on OpenBSD doesn\'t

Chris Eidem jceidem at ...2191...
Tue Nov 6 11:51:02 EST 2001


Not necessary, here is my setup:

[root at ...3953... /home/ceidem/src]# for i in /etc/hostname.*; do echo $i;
cat $i; done
/etc/hostname.fxp0
up
/etc/hostname.xl0
inet 10.70.0.108 255.255.255.0 NONE 
/etc/hostname.xl1
up

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ashley Thomas [mailto:athomas at ...3539...]
> Sent: Tuesday, November 06, 2001 1:08 PM
> To: donegan at ...3789...
> Cc: snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net
> Subject: Re: [Snort-users] snort on Linux works, on OpenBSD doesn\'t
> 
> 
> One point to be noted:
> in OpenBSD ifconfig rl0 up does'nt seem to work.
> 
> So modify /etc/hostname.rl0
> 
> inet 0.0.0.0 255.255.255.0 NONE
> 
> That should do the trick :-)
> 
> let me know if that works
> 
> cheers
> ashley
> 
> 
> On Tue, 6 Nov 2001 donegan at ...3789... wrote:
> 
> > I have just installed, from the same sources, snort on Linux and
> > OpenBSD. Both compile AOK, both appear to execute OK, the 
> Linux snort
> > catches all the nimda stuff that continues to provide test 
> data :-) and
> > the OpenBSD snort catches nothing. Both are connected to 
> the same hub
> > (not switch), both interfaces show PROMISC mode and UP.
> >
> > A key difference here is that the OpenBSD snort is running on an
> > interface that has no IP address - i.e. ifconfig rl0 up.
> >
> > Any pointers on waking the OpenBSD version up would be appreciated.
> >
> > Thanks!
> >
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