[Snort-users] 1st Instance of Snort Fails When Starting 2nd

Marc Quibell mquibell at ...7759...
Tue Sep 2 06:35:11 EDT 2003

Or maybe, and I'm going out on a limb here, he could look in the log file, like
messages or sumptin..

Sniffering succotash!

--Original Message--
>Date: Fri, 29 Aug 2003 13:56:25 -0400 (EDT)
>From: Erek Adams <erek at ...950...>
>To: Gary Borgeson <gborgeson at ...7012...>
>cc: snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net
>Subject: Re: [Snort-users] 1st Instance of Snort Fails When Starting 2nd

>On Fri, 29 Aug 2003, Gary Borgeson wrote:

>> I now observe this after upgrading from 1.9.1 to 2.0.1:
>> This Redhat 7.3 box has 2 sniffering interfaces with 2 different
>> snort.conf's. A "-T" start shows no sign of errors for both configs.
>> The first instance of Snort starts fine, but after trying to start the
>> 2nd, the 1st disappears. Any clues?

>None.  You're not giving us enough information.

>Try starting Snort by hand without the -D switch.  Very likely you'll see
>what your problem really is.


>Erek Adams

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

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