[Snort-users] Instructions on Snort as Win2k Service?

Aaron Davies agd12 at ...2868...
Mon Oct 25 18:46:03 EDT 2004


This one turned out to do the trick. Thanks everyone!

On Oct 25, 2004, at 1:38 PM, Cilin wrote:

> Aaron,
>
> I would suggest avoiding relative paths and passing
> the log directory as a parameter for the service.
>
> Something like this:
>
> "snort /SERVICE /INSTALL -c g:/snort/etc/snort.conf -l
>  g:/snort/log"
>
>
> --- Aaron Davies <agd12 at ...2868...> wrote:
>
>> Where can I find instructions on setting up Snort as
>> a Win2k service?
>> I've tried simply calling "bin\snort /SERVICE
>> /INSTALL -c
>> etc\snort.conf", and it installed something in the
>> registry, but when I
>> go into the Services management console and try to
>> start it, it fails
>> as "Error 1067: The process terminated
>> unexpectedly." I've tried to
>> find docco on this on the website, but I'm not
>> seeing it. Any help much
>> appreciated!
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