[Snort-users] Reload rules with out restarting snort completly

Joel Esler joel.esler at ...1935...
Sat Sep 3 07:18:05 EDT 2005


>>
>> No, it's not possible at the moment and perhaps never will..
>>

And furthermore, it may be possible in the future.

But right now, no, you have to stop the running process (whether it  
be through HUP or kill and restart), in order to re-read the rules  
files.

Joel Esler, GCIA
joel.esler at ...1935...
(706) 627-2101
Security Consultant
Sourcefire -- Security for the Real World
http://www.sourcefire.com | http://www.snort.org
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