[Snort-users] no logging to disk

Andrew R. Baker andrewb at ...950...
Thu Oct 31 19:30:04 EST 2002

galitz wrote:
> G'day.
> I am using the latest snort 1.9 and am having a little
> issue.  I am logging to a remote MySQL database but I 
> do not want any logging to disk at all.  It is not clear
> if using the -N parameter will accomplish this.  What is 
> the correct way to do this?

The -N flag turns off all packet logging, including any methods that you 
have specified in the config file.  I am guessing that you want to use 
the Snort database plugin in "log" mode.  If that is the case, try 
adding "-A none" to the command line to turn off all of the alerting 


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