[Snort-users] 2.2.0RC1 crash

Martin Roesch roesch at ...1935...
Mon Jul 5 20:20:07 EDT 2004


Hm.  That message is generated when a malloc fails, sounds like the 
Snort process ran itself out of memory?  Perhaps we have a memory leak 
or some such.  Can you please read the BUGS file and give us a full 
report?

       -Marty

On Jul 2, 2004, at 11:53 AM, sekure wrote:

> I compiled and ran the snort 2.2.0-RC1 binary on Solaris 8, in 32-bit 
> mode.
>
> About 5-10 minutes after launching 3 snort processes (i have 3
> interfaces I am sniffing on), all 3 crash at the exact same time.
> This happened twice with similar errors....
>
> Jul  2 11:43:47 inet-ids01 snort[13190]: [ID 379120 daemon.error]
> FATAL ERROR: PrintNetData(): Failed allocating C1F bytes! (Length:
> 2E8)
> Jul  2 11:43:47 inet-ids01 snort[13170]: [ID 379120 daemon.error]
> FATAL ERROR: PrintNetData(): Failed allocating 1777 bytes! (Length:
> 5A8)
> Jul  2 11:43:47 inet-ids01 snort[13180]: [ID 379120 daemon.error]
> FATAL ERROR: PrintNetData(): Failed allocating 17B9 bytes! (Length:
> 5B4)
>
> i couldn't find the core files, don't think any were generated.
>
>
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