[Snort-users] BASE config problem

Dev Anand deva.security at ...11827...
Sun Feb 4 10:57:35 EST 2007

how are the alerts being outputted ?

directly to the db or through barnyard ??


On 1/26/07, David.Ryan at ...14057... <David.Ryan at ...14057...> wrote:
> Hi all,
> Apologies if this is not the correct forum, but I hope it is.
> I am in the middle of setting up snort and have got most of it
> working, but I am stuck with part of the base 1.2.7 setup.  I have done all
> it said in the various references I found on the web (at least I think I
> have), but when I get to the setup stage and enter the database settings the
> browser tries to load setup2.php?action=check but nothing is ever returned.
> If I change the url to point to setup3.php the process continues, but it
> looks like the base_conf.php is never written and the process fails.
> I manually edited a new base_conf.php and could at east login to the base
> front end using the credentials in the config file, but once more I am
> greeted with a blank screen.
> Can anyone give me some hints on what might be going wrong on this front
> please ?  Even an indication of which set of logs to be looking into -
> something for php, the apache logs, or something else entirely ?
> Thanks,
> David
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