[Snort-users] snort not running properly

larc larc at ...1187...
Thu Aug 1 01:53:02 EDT 2002

I would replace the -D option with -T and run the command line, when you use -T then you just test the configuration and then you can see the snort error.

Stefan Dens

 Eduard San Anselmo <esananselmo at ...6002...> wrote:
Hi everyone,
>I have snort installed on RH7.2 and it isn't running, or at least I 
>think that's what's happening. The service starts at boot time, but when 
>I type
>service snortd status
>I get the following message:
>snort dead but subsys locked
>I don't know why that's happening, for I only changed minimal 
>configuration stuff, related with output plugins and so on, but I didn't 
>change anything in snortd file. By the way, the way I have the snortd file:
>/usr/sbin/snort-postgresql -b -d -D -i $INTERFACE -c /etc/snort/snort.conf
>Thanks a lot, and excuse me if it's a simple question.
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