[Snort-users] Initialization Error

Nigel Houghton nigel.houghton at ...1935...
Wed Jan 8 03:58:05 EST 2003


On Tue, 2003-01-07 at 15:46, Saul Bosquez wrote:
> When I try to get the snort running I type 'snort' and get the following error:
<snip>
> Portscan2 config:
>     log: /var/log/snort/scan.log
>     scanners_max: 3200
>     targets_max: 5000
>     target_limit: 5
>     port_limit: 20
>     timeout: 60
> Can't open logfile: (null)Fatal Error, Quitting...
> 

Make sure the log file "/var/log/snort/scan.log" actually exists and
that the permissions are set correctly.

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Nigel Houghton       Security Engineer        Sourcefire Inc.





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