[Snort-users] Error compiling Snort

Gary_Portnoy at ...11307... Gary_Portnoy at ...11307...
Wed Apr 28 05:42:10 EDT 2004


I am hoping someone may be able to help me.  I've compiled 1.x versions of 
Snort multiple times without a problem, but this is my first attempt with 
a 2.x.  Specifically, I tried 2.1.3RC1 and 2.1.2.  Both times compile 
failed with the same message: "Undefined symbol IXDR_GET_LONG first 
referenced in file detection-plugins/lbspd.a(sp_rpc_check.o)"

Here is what it was trying to compile when it failed: 
gcc  -g -O2 -Wall -DUSE_SF_STATS  -L/usr/local/lib -o snort  codes.o 
debug.o decode.o  log.o mstring.o parser.o  plugbase.o snort.o snprintf.o 
strlcatu.o strlcpyu.o tag.o  ubi_BinTree.o ubi_SplayTree.o util.o detect.o 
signature.o mempool.o  sf_sdlist.o fpcreate.o fpdetect.o  pcrm.o 
byte_extract.o sfthreshold.o  packet_time.o event_wrapper.o 
output-plugins/libspo.a  detection-plugins/libspd.a preprocessors/libspp.a 
preprocessors/flow/libflow.a  parser/libparser.a 
preprocessors/HttpInspect/libhttp_inspect.a  sfutil/libsfutil.a -lpcre 
-lpcap -lm -lsocket -lnsl

Any ideas?
Gary Portnoy

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