[Snort-users] unicode error

Andrew Kunz skipper at ...6759...
Thu Aug 29 21:00:02 EDT 2002

i'm sure i just seen the answer to this the other day but i can't locate it
anymore searching the list.. i think it had to do with instaalling some sort
of unicode package???

Any help please?

crash:/home/skipper/rules # /usr/local/bin/snort -c /etc/snort/snort.conf
Log directory = /var/log/snort

Initializing Network Interface eth0

        --== Initializing Snort ==--
Decoding Ethernet on interface eth0
Initializing Preprocessors!
Initializing Plug-ins!
Initializating Output Plugins!
Parsing Rules file /etc/snort/snort.conf

Initializing rule chains...
No arguments to frag2 directive, setting defaults to:
    Fragment timeout: 60 seconds
    Fragment memory cap: 4194304 bytes
    Fragment min_ttl:   0
    Fragment ttl_limit: 5
    Fragment Problems: 0
Stream4 config:
    Stateful inspection: ACTIVE
    Session statistics: INACTIVE
    Session timeout: 30 seconds
    Session memory cap: 8388608 bytes
    State alerts: INACTIVE
    Evasion alerts: INACTIVE
    Scan alerts: ACTIVE
    Log Flushed Streams: INACTIVE
    MinTTL: 1
    TTL Limit: 5
No arguments to stream4_reassemble, setting defaults:
     Reassemble client: ACTIVE
     Reassemble server: INACTIVE
     Reassemble ports: 21 23 25 53 80 143 110 111 513
     Reassembly alerts: ACTIVE
     Reassembly method: FAVOR_OLD
ERROR /etc/snort/snort.conf(242) => Unknown argument to http_decode
preprocessor: "unicode"
Fatal Error, Quitting..
crash:/home/skipper/rules #

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