[Snort-users] Snort 2.6 and gen-msg.map

M. Shirk shirkdog_list at ...125...
Thu Oct 19 19:51:10 EDT 2006

With oinkmaster and create-sidmap.pl, it is best to copy the gen-msg.map 
from the new Snort version to overwrite the old one, the run the creation 


>From: Nigel Houghton <nigel at ...1935...>
>Reply-To: 'Snort' <snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net>
>To: 'Snort' <snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net>
>Subject: Re: [Snort-users] Snort 2.6 and gen-msg.map
>Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2006 15:21:35 -0500
>On  0, Paul Melson <pmelson at ...11827...> wrote:
> > I'm running Snort 2.6 and barnyard, and I realized that gen-msg.map is
> > missing the output messages for some of the new preprocessors like
> > ftp_telnet.  What to do?  Google and the source /doc directory were no 
>The gen-msg.map in the tarball for 2.6.x is correct. It has all the new
>preprocessors in it, I suggest you copy it into place from the etc
>directory in your tarball to wherever it should be on your system.
>      Nigel Houghton      Research Engineer       Sourcefire Inc.
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