[Snort-users] using signals with snort daemon

Steve Halligan agent33 at ...187...
Tue Nov 20 14:43:13 EST 2001


> Hello.
> 
Heya

> I would like to know whats happens when
> a snort (running in daemon mode) receive
> a signals. In particular, I'm interested in 
> SIGHUP.
> 
from snort.c:

    else
    {
        LogMessage("Received SIGHUP. Restarting");
    }
In other words, it restarts and reloads your conf and rules files in the
process.

> Thank in advance.
>
Your welcome

-Steve 
> 




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