[Snort-users] problem with snort installation
Leonard.Miller at ...7710...
Thu Nov 20 07:29:02 EST 2003
It looks like you are trying to use an mssql database. Check your
>>> Salvatore Pagano <salvatore.pagano at ...10607...> 11/20/03 08:27AM
Hi, i have install snort -2.0.2 on linux redhat 9.0... and i have this
[root at ...856... root]# snort -c /etc/snort/snort.conf
Running in IDS mode
Log directory = /var/log/snort
Initializing Network Interface eth0
--== Initializing Snort ==--
Initializing Output Plugins!
Decoding Ethernet on interface eth0
Parsing Rules file /etc/snort/snort.conf
Ports to decode telnet on: 21 23 25 119
database: compiled support for ( mysql )
database: configured to use mssql
database: 'mssql' support is not compiled into this build of snort
ERROR: If this build of snort was obtained as a binary distribution
or Windows), then check for alternate builds that contains the
If this build of snort was compiled by you, then re-run the
the ./configure script using the '--with-mssql' switch.
For non-standard installations of a database, the '--with-mssql=DIR'
syntax may need to be used to specify the base directory of the DB
See the database documentation for cursory details
and the URL to the most recent database plugin documentation.
Fatal Error, Quitting..
[root at ...856... root]#
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