[Snort-users] var HOME_NET under Linux

Thomas Bechtold CharlieBlue at ...348...
Mon Jun 23 11:37:38 EDT 2003


Hi,
Thanks for answer.
But if i use the interface ppp0? then i don't know the ip-address, because the 
ip is dynamic.
I have two interfaces. eth0 is for local net and eth1 for internet. but the ip 
from eth1 is dynamic.
And now? Waht can i do? any idea?

Tom

On Monday 23 June 2003 20:23, you wrote:
> You need to define $eth_ADDRESS in the config file
>
> var $eth0_ADDRESS [0.0.0.0/0]
>
> Replace the 0.0.0.0/0 with your own address/subnet
>
> <cut>
>
> > #Home-Net
> > var HOME_NET $eth0_ADDRESS
> >
> > When i start Snort i get the following error:
>
> <cut>
>
> > Initializing rule chains...
> > ERROR: Undefined variable name: (/etc/snort/snort.eth0.conf:13):
> > eth0_ADDRESS
> > Fatal Error, Quitting..





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