[Snort-users] segmantation fault

Erek Adams erek at ...950...
Tue Apr 29 07:43:10 EDT 2003

On Mon, 28 Apr 2003, Filipe Dantas wrote:

> I've got one problem
> I've just installed SNORT 2.0 compiled correctly in one AlphaServer
> model DS10 with RedHat 8 and MySQL...
> When I execute the follow command "snort -dve" it works correctly but
> when I execute "snort -i eth0 -c snort.conf" or just "snort -c
> snort.conf" its works for couple seconds and hangs and give me the
> follow error,
> Segmentation Fault (core dump).
> I've already tried to leave just one rule in the snort.conf, but it
> isn't still work.

We need to see why it's dying.  Can you run it under gdb and produce a

	gdb snort
	gdb> run <snort options>
	gdb> bt
	gdb> exit

That should give us more data to work with.


Erek Adams

   "When things get weird, the weird turn pro."   H.S. Thompson

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