[Snort-users] eth1 without an IP = no worky

Matt Kettler mkettler at ...4108...
Wed Jun 25 08:59:32 EDT 2003


At 09:53 AM 6/25/2003 -0500, Jason Whitson wrote:
>When setting up snort to run on RedHat 7.3 I am unable to activate a NIC
>without an IP. This is going to be my sniffing NIC and the documentation
>says it cannot have an IP.
>
>Am I missing something?


Define "unable to activate".. what command did you issue to "activate" the 
interface..

In theory all you should need to do is read the FAQ.


3.1 How do I setup snort on a 'stealth' interface?

   *BSD and Linux:

     ifconfig eth1 up








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