[Snort-users] I am using Petrick harper's guide still have problems !!

M Shirk shirkdog_linux at ...125...
Mon Sep 13 11:50:16 EDT 2004

Lets through a wrench in the works.

Use OpenBSD with the ports and packages for MySQL, PHP, and SNORT. Add acid, 
startup apache, done :-)


>From: Sean Brown <sblinux at ...9344...>
>To: snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net
>Subject: Re: [Snort-users] I am using Petrick harper's guide still have 
>problems !!
>Date: Mon, 13 Sep 2004 12:19:36 -0600
>On September 13, 2004 11:37 am, Lance Boon wrote:
> > May I offer a suggestion?
> > 1. Take the box and start over from scratch.
>This might be a good idea. I don't usually advise switching distros, but do
>you have to run Fedora? If dependencies are causing you this much problems,
>you could look into Debian which is fantastic with the security updates, 
>apt-get will handle all the dependencies, so all you would have to do is
>apt-get snort and let it install. The installation might throw you for a 
>so be sure to read everything carefully, but it might get you up and 
>faster, and leave the finer details of managing a Linux installation till
>later when you have more time.
>Its just a thought.
>If not, it does seem that you do have everything installed, so you might 
>to rebuild the rpm database, rpm --rebuild if I remember right, its been a
>while since I've used a rpm based distro.
>-Sean Brown
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