[Snort-users] File Size Limit Exceeded

Erek Adams erek at ...950...
Tue Jun 24 06:19:04 EDT 2003

On Mon, 23 Jun 2003, Matt Geiger wrote:

> I was running some pretty big traces, and logging EVERYTHING as an alert.
> After about 1.5 million alerts (and 2 hours) I got this error (file size
> limit exceeded).  Now whenever I try to run any other traces (even on a new
> database) I get the same error.  Any ideas?


You blew the two gig OS limit.  If you're using Linux, recompile with
large file support.


Erek Adams

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

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