[Snort-users] Optimizing Linux Kernel for Snort
edin.dizdarevic at ...7509...
Fri Jul 4 12:08:14 EDT 2003
Sam Evans wrote:
> Greetings All, and Happy Fourth of July to all the US Readers out there.
> I've got a question regarding optimizing a Linux 2.4.18 Kernel to get
> the best performance for snort. Does anyone have any tips?
Yeah, use OpenBSD ;)
just kidding, but don't forget this
<*> Packet socket
[*] Packet socket: mmapped IO
See the postings with topics like "Snort dropping packets..."
and using A LOT of memory is the best thing to do.
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