[Snort-users] Usage stats.

Niek Jongerius niek at ...2864...
Fri Sep 7 08:18:02 EDT 2001


> > I am currently running snort in daemon mode using the -D option. I
> > am trying to find out how I get the shutdown stats that snort prints
> > out to the console when running as a stndalone process. Is it
> > possible to get that information from
> > somewhere? Thanks!
> 
> if you are lucky and on a machine that has pidof:
> 
> kill -SIGUSR1 `pidof snort`

Most Linux and *BSD systems have killall:

	killall -SIGUSR1 snort

But note: some Unices (SCO for example) also have killall, but on those
it does what it promises: kill all processes! So check the man pages
before using killall.

Niek.


Bezoek Dupaco tijdens "Infosecurity.nl." op 18 en 19 okt. 2001 
in Jaarbeurs Utrecht, Hal 3, stand nummer c29.

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