[Snort-users] Start snort in daemon mode

Senthil Prabu.S prabu333 at ...8908...
Wed Nov 24 07:31:51 EST 2004


To run any version of Snort in Background or in Daemno mode,
simply use the switch -D while calling snort,this will do.

 -D         Run Snort in background (daemon) mode


ex:
#snort  -D









> Windows or Unix?
> 
> In Unix you would create a startup script in /etc/init.d or something 
> like that (depending upon what variarant)
> 
> McKeeman, Samuel wrote:
> 
>> Hello,
>>
>>             I was wondering if anyone could tell me how to start snort 
>> to run in daemon mode automatically?
>>
>> Thanks
>>
>> -sam
>>
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