[Snort-users] Snort database problem

Dirk Geschke dirk at ...10648...
Tue Apr 6 11:59:05 EDT 2004


Hi Laura,

> 
> Hello people, i had snort running fine until yesterday when i decided to
> clear all the tables rows ... whenever i wanted to start snort some
> error message came up so ... i decided to delete the snort database ...
> 
> now i want to create again that database with the following command (the
> same command i've used before): 
> 
> /usr/local/mysql/bin/mysql -u root -p < ./contrib/create_mysql snort
> But i get this error:
> 
> ERROR 1049: Unknown database "snort"
> 
> Can anyone give me a clue of what is going on?

how about creating a "snort" database first? 

Try:

mysqladmin -u root -p create snort

Best regards

Dirk




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