[Snort-users] nic card in promisc mode

Edin Dizdarevic edin.dizdarevic at ...7509...
Thu Sep 2 01:57:03 EDT 2004


If you're using the RedHat configfiles you may want to change the 
parameter BOOTPROTO=static in your 
/etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-ethX file. Otherwise try this, so 
the NIC won't use the ARP-Protocol

    ifconfig -arp eth1 up

Possibly there are more elegant solutions, so look around...


Juan Fernandez wrote:
> Hi,
> I have a Rh machine with 2 nics, one of the nics I put in promisc mode but
> it steel receives an ip from the dhcp server, how I can prevent it from
> receiving the ip address ?
> Thanks !!

Edin Dizdarevic
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