[Snort-users] multiple sensors

Erek Adams erek at ...577...
Thu Mar 7 09:48:31 EST 2002

On Thu, 7 Mar 2002, Luo, Feng (Exchange) wrote:

> I have got snort+mysql+acid to work on one window sensor, I am thinking
> about having another sensor on another windows,.
> I installed snort on second machine, modified the snort.conf which has a
> output plug in " output database: log, mysql, user=snort password=snort
> dbname=snort host=the name of machine where mysql is", the mysql_error I got
> is access denied for user: 'snort at ...5227... sensor'.
> Do I have to install mysql on my second sensor? How about ACID, again?

Nope.  Only have to make sure that the user "snort at ...5228..." has access
to your DB on the first machine.  Have a look at the ACID install doc
(http://acidlab.sourceforge.net/acid_config.html) under section 2 of the
Installation area.

Hope that helps!

Erek Adams

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