[Snort-users] No more -z all?

Alberto Dainotti alberto at ...5826...
Sat May 11 20:07:26 EDT 2002


On 11 May 2002, Rob Hughes wrote:

> Just built Version 1.8.7beta2 (Build 114) on a FreeBSD box from CVS this
> morning. Now, when I run
>
> /usr/local/bin/snort -c /usr/local/etc/snort/snort.conf -dDeX -L
> snort.log -i dc0 -z all
>
> I get
>
> May 11 11:58:44 ns2 snort: ERROR: OpenPcap() FSM compilation failed:
> syntax error
> May 11 11:58:44 ns2 snort: FATAL ERROR: PCAP command: all
>
> Suggestions? This was working just before I rebuilt, and nothing else
> was changed.

Yes, -z option doesn't take any arguments. It used to, but doesn't
anymore, read man page or do "./snort -\?" (FAQ should be
changed accordingly).
Anyway old "-z all" option is equivalent to not using "-z" option at all..
While old "-z est" is the equivalent of "-z".
Greets,
						Alberto.


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