[Snort-users] Snort will not detect anything on stealth interface unless I assign IP

Rhugga snort-list at ...12135...
Mon Jul 19 08:13:04 EDT 2004

Paul Schmehl wrote:

> --On Monday, July 19, 2004 6:58 AM -0700 Rhugga 
> <snort-list at ...12135...> wrote:
>> Is there any reason why this would not work:
>> ifconfig eth1 down
>> ifconfig eth1
>> ifconfig eth1 up
> You don't need an IP address, right?  So stop giving it one.
> ifconfig eth1 up is all you need.
> Paul Schmehl (pauls at ...6838...)
> Adjunct Information Security Officer
> The University of Texas at Dallas
> AVIEN Founding Member
> http://www.utdallas.edu

Yea, when that did not work  I added the IP addess. I have done probably 
50 different configs trying to get it to work. This solution I tried was 
actually in the mail archvies

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