[Snort-users] logging directory

Cary Mathews scattered at ...4621...
Mon Jul 22 11:26:06 EDT 2002


John,
(reply is inline)

On Mon, 22 Jul 2002, John Sage wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 22, 2002 at 11:33:26AM -0500, Cary Mathews wrote:
> > I looked through the FAQs and the archives and didn't see this address any
> > where.  I can specify the logging directory on the command line with the
> > -l <dir> option, but how do I override the default logging directory
> > within the snort.conf file?
> >
> > Cary
>
> You might try this:
>
> >From SnortUsersManual.pdf:
>
> "2.1.3 Config
>
> Many configuration and command line options of Snort can be specified
> in the configuration file.
>
> Format:
> config <directive>[: <value> ]
>
> <snip>
>
> logdir - Set the logdir (snort -l). Example: config logdir: /var/log/snort
>
> <snip>
>
>

This is exactly what I was looking for. Thanks for your help and quick
response!

Cary

> HTH..
>
>
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