[Snort-users] snort wont start, it gives errors for mysql/libmysqlclient.so.10.0
nealhamiltonjr at ...131...
Wed Jul 31 10:48:07 EDT 2002
Thanks, i figured it out at like 3am. :) i just copied the lib to /usr/lib
and ran the ldconfig....everything works fine now.
thanks to everybody.
At 09:38 AM 7/31/2002 -0400, Ian Macdonald wrote:
>Snort can't find the mysql client library that is used to connect to the
>mysql database. I take it you installed mysql using the demarc install? It
>might be that you need to run ldconfig or move the libmysqlclient.so to
>another location where your operating system will be able to find it.
>Psd kicks off snort, it does not know when snort dies so that would explain
>why psd says everything is running . I would test using a command like
>snort -dev until you can get your snort/mysql issues resolved.
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Neal Hamilton" <nealhamiltonjr at ...131...>
>To: <snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net>
>Sent: Tuesday, July 30, 2002 8:40 PM
>Subject: [Snort-users] snort wont start, it gives errors for
> > i installed puresecure on openbsd. i have to start everything manually for
> > now until they get some new startup scripts compatible with openbsd's
> > default shell pdksh.
> > anyways.... i am able to get the mysql and apache server running but when
> > try to start the psd daemon via:
> > /usr/local/puresecure/sensor/bin/psd
> > it does not start snort. it says it started successfully but when i do a
> > -aux i am not seeing the psd entry. if i try to retype the startup string
> > again it says that it is already running ,but the pid it says it is
> > from is pid for perl.
> > on the console i am getting these errors: Snort error: Error while trying
> > to start Snort
> > so..... i tried to start snort myself from the console logged in as root
> > and snort is giving me these errors.
> > # snort
> > /usr/libexec/ld.so: snort: libmysqlclient.so.10.0: No such file or
> > i searched for the libmysqlclient.so.10.0 file because i thought
> > puresecures ./configure script installed everything i would need....and it
> > is on my system.
> > #find / -name libmysqlclient.so.10.0
> > /usr/local/mysql/lib/mysql/libmysqlclient.so.10.0
> > as you can see its on my system, so what do i need to do to get this
> > to start.
> > thanks in advance.
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