[Snort-users] Phil Wood Libpcap Installation Problems
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Mon Jan 22 20:46:59 EST 2007
I'm trying to get Phil Wood's modified libpcap working on my Snort 2.6.1
sensor, but have run into some difficulties and hoping that someone out
there can help.
I've downloaded and extracted libpcap-0.9.20060417.tar.gz. I then run:
I then downloaded and extracted snort-188.8.131.52.tar.gz. I then run:
That's where it blows up. Here is the error:
checking for pcap_datalink in -lpcap... no
ERROR! Libpcap library/headers not found, go get it from
or use the --with-libpcap-* options, if you have it installed
in unusual place
Any ideas why the headers would be missing? Header files are identified
with the .h extension correct? Where are these supposed to reside on
I'm running CentOS 4 with 2.6.9-42.0.3.EL kernel.
Thanks in advance.
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