[Snort-users] demarc: validate

Ryan Hill rhill at ...2446...
Wed May 15 14:02:06 EDT 2002


What does ls -al show for directory permissions?

Regards,

Ryan Hill
Corporate Information Systems
TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) - http://www.telecomsys.com


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Devon Harding - GTHLA [mailto:DHarding at ...5481...] 
> Sent: Wednesday, May 15, 2002 1:49 PM
> To: 'Ryan Hill'; 'snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net'
> Subject: RE: [Snort-users] demarc: validate
> 
> 
> Even when the user & group are set to 'nobody' or 'apache' it 
> still displays
> the error:
> 
> Couldn't open /usr/local/demarc/tmp/snort.conf for writing: Permission
> denied
> 
> -Devon
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ryan Hill [mailto:rhill at ...2446...] 
> Sent: Wednesday, May 15, 2002 4:43 PM
> To: 'snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net'
> Subject: RE: [Snort-users] demarc: validate
> 
> Devon,
> 
> This is a permissions problem.  Most likely, you're webserver 
> doesn't have
> permission to execute in this directory.
> 
> Give this a shot as root:
> 
> chown root.nobody /usr/local/demarc/tmp
> 
> where 'nobody' is the group your Apache server is running as.
> 
> Regards,
> 
> Ryan Hill
> Corporate Information Systems
> TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) - http://www.telecomsys.com
> 
> 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Devon Harding - GTHLA [mailto:DHarding at ...5481...] 
> > Sent: Wednesday, May 15, 2002 1:07 PM
> > To: snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net
> > Subject: [Snort-users] demarc: validate
> > 
> > 
> > When I try to 'Validate snort configuration & all rulesets 
> > for this sensor'
> > I get the following error:
> > 
> > Couldn't open /usr/local/demarc/tmp/snort.conf for writing: 
> Permission
> > denied
> > 
> > How can I fix this?
> > 
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