[Snort-users] snort.conf

Erek Adams erek at ...577...
Thu Sep 13 11:15:02 EDT 2001

On Thu, 13 Sep 2001, Johnson, David wrote:

> If you're using version 1.8 or later, then you MUST include the paths in the
> snort.conf file.  This is true whether the rules files are in the same
> directory as Snort or not.

Ummmm...  Not really.  Snort checks for rules and a .conf file in certain
places.  If it's not there, it will then check in the current directory.  If
your .conf is located where your rules are, then it will find them with no

Erek Adams

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