[Snort-users] snort dies complaining of too many links
roesch at ...1935...
Wed May 24 07:02:29 EDT 2006
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You might be out of inodes, have you thought about using one of
Snort's other logging modes?
On May 24, 2006, at 1:54 AM, Hubert Edward kIYIMBA wrote:
> My snort IDS dies instantly with the following message log.
> May 23 15:34:19 localhost snort: Rule application order: -
> May 23 15:34:19 localhost snort: Log directory = /var/log/snort May
> 23 15:34:20 localhost snort: Snort initialization completed
> successfully (pid=7800) May 23 15:34:30 localhost snort: FATAL
> ERROR: OpenLogFile() => mkdir(/var/log/snort/22.214.171.124) log
> directory: Too many links May 23 15:34:30 localhost kernel: device
> eth0 left promiscuous mode
> Please help out
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Martin Roesch - Founder/CTO, Sourcefire Inc. - +1-410-290-1616
Sourcefire - Security for the Real World - http://www.sourcefire.com
Snort: Open Source IDP - http://www.snort.org
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