[Snort-users] Win2K & Overlapped I/O Issue

David Yip dy at ...6387...
Thu Aug 8 10:17:02 EDT 2002


Are you on a SMP machine? If so, you are out of luck, WinPcap doesn't 
supports that.


Alexandre GIGLEUX wrote:
> Hello
> 
>  
> 
> This question was posted sometimes ago.
> 
> I'am in the same situation, is someone has the answer of this issue ?
> 
>  
> 
> Thanks
> 
> Alex
> 
>  
> 
>  > I'm setting up a new install of Snort on Win2k and I'm getting the 
> "ERROR:
>  > OpenPcap( ) device open: Error opening adapter: Overlapped I/O operation
> is
>  > in progress.  Fatal Error, Quitting.."
>  >
>  > The FAQ says this can be due to an old incompatible, or uninstalled
> version
>  > of WinPcap.  I'm using 2.3 and the install appears to be running
>  > successfully. Is there any way I can check to make sure it is, or is this
>  > already a known issue?
> 






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