[Snort-users] [1/2OT] Oinkmaster - not updating

Andreas Östling andreaso at ...236...
Tue Aug 17 00:53:03 EDT 2004

The behavior you describe is exactly what the -c flag is supposed to do, and 
it appears that you are using that flag.


On Monday 16 August 2004 15:53, Stef wrote:
> Sorry for the semi-off-topic, but couldn't find a hint in either my
> logs, or on the 'net: oinkmaster 1.0 + snort 2.1, w/installs as
> expected in the oinkmaster.conf. When running oinkmaster (-c -o
> /<path_to_rules> -b /<backup_path>) I see the output as properly
> identifying the differences, I get the rules downloaded in the /tmp
> directory (where I created the appropriate ./rules), but the actual
> update ini the <path_to_rules> never happens. Does anybody have any
> idea where I could possibly look for hints  about the failure?
> Thx,
> Stef
> P.S. of course <...> are real paths ;)

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