[Snort-users] Newbie Question -- Problem with snort-mysql install on debian

sekure sekure at ...11827...
Fri Aug 27 10:51:15 EDT 2004


Check your rc files and see which process is started first.  

For example if you see S50snort and S90mysql in your /etc/rc3.d/ then
it means that Snort will be started first, so adjust accordingly.

HTH

On Fri, 27 Aug 2004 13:37:54 -0400, Jonathan Jesse <jjesse at ...9127...> wrote:
> Newbie again question:  How do I do that, shouldn't that have happened
> when I installed it via the package?
> 
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: sekure [mailto:sekure at ...11827...]
> Sent: Friday, August 27, 2004 12:36 PM
> To: Jonathan Jesse
> Cc: snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net
> Subject: Re: [Snort-users] Newbie Question -- Problem with snort-mysql
> install on debian
> 
> My guess is that snort tries to connect to mysql before mysql service
> is fuly loaded and fails.  Make sure that Snort is started after MySQL
> is up and running.
> 
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Jonathan Jesse <jjesse at ...9127...>
> Date: Fri, 27 Aug 2004 12:04:15 -0400
> Subject: [Snort-users] Newbie Question -- Problem with snort-mysql
> install on debian
> To: snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net
> 
> I have installed the Sarge install of Debian on my local linux box and
> have narrowed down my earlier problem with two NICs.  Now when I start
> snort it ends and tells me to check /var/log/daemon.log.  I see snort
> starting and ending and this is what shows:
> 
> Snort: database: mysql_error: Can't connect to local MySQL server
> through socket '/var/run/mysql/mysqld.sock' (111) SQL=UPDAATE senson
> SET last_cid = - WHERE sid = 1
> 
> This is when I first boot up the machine.  Once the machine is up and
> running I can connect to mysql, through mysql -u snort -p and it works
> fine.  Any help would be greatly appreciated.
> 
> Jonathan Jesse
> 
> MCSA, Network+
> 
> Network Specialist
> 
> Founders Trust Personal Bank
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