[Snort-users] Snort deamon mode packet drop's statistic

Michael Steele michaels at ...9077...
Thu Dec 11 08:49:05 EST 2003

The only way to do this in Windows is to run Snort in a command window then
hit CTRL/C to exit.

I thought if you were running Snort in daemon mode on UNIX that there was no
way to see those native Snort stats?

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> -----Original Message-----
> From: snort-users-admin at lists.sourceforge.net [mailto:snort-users-
> admin at lists.sourceforge.net] On Behalf Of Dirk Geschke
> Sent: Thursday, December 11, 2003 1:04 AM
> To: Thomas Reisinger
> Cc: snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net; Dirk_Geschke at ...1344...
> Subject: Re: [Snort-users] Snort deamon mode packet drop's statistic
> Hi Thomas,
> > I'm running snort in daemon mode, where can I find/query the statistic
> > of for example drop packets and performance?
> on a Unix machined: send snort a SIGUSR1 and take a look at
> your system log files (probably /var/log/messages).
> On windows: ? (I don't know, I have no windows systems...)
> Best regards
> Dirk
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