[Snort-users] ERROR Unable to open rules file: etc\snort_conf or etc\etc\snort_conf
mkettler at ...4108...
Wed Sep 29 10:08:03 EDT 2004
At 11:27 AM 9/29/2004, RD R wrote:
>My snort XP box was working great and now this error? I have acid and
>mysql installed. How can I resolve this? What is the cause? I even
>C:\Snort>snort -c etc\snort_conf -i 1
Does the file C:\snort\etc\snort_conf exist?
Are you sure? (make sure windows isn't hiding an extension from you. Use
dos dir or make sure explorer's "hide extensions of known filetypes"
mis-feature is disabled)
Does it work if you specify a full path:
snort -c C:\snort\etc\snort_conf -i 1
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