[Snort-users] FW: Snort_232_Build12_Installer.exe

Jeremy Hewlett jh at ...1935...
Wed Mar 16 08:29:52 EST 2005

On Wed, Mar 16, Lee Clemens wrote:
> Any hints as to what a good number may be to increase it to for the -current
> rule-set(s)?

You don't need to set the flowbits in 2.3.2. The default setting in
the code is at 64 (which yields 512 unique flowbits IDs). 

> Will it impact performance to have it set too high? Not higher enough?

There will be some impact if you go overboard with flowbits, but it
shouldn't be crippling.

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