[Snort-users] Unable to install Snort 2.6.1.4 on RHEL5

Dan Brummer dan.brummer at ...13875...
Fri May 11 17:08:37 EDT 2007


Selinux is disabled for me.

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Dan Brummer
Vegas.com Network Engineer I
702-235-9315

-----Original Message-----
From: Patrick S. Harper <patrick at ...4250...>
To: 'Peper Gisi' <pgisi at ...14126...>; Dan Brummer; snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net <snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net>
Sent: Fri May 11 14:04:58 2007
Subject: RE: [Snort-users] Unable to install Snort 2.6.1.4 on RHEL5

Selinux can break a lot of things if not set properly, it takes a good bit
of tweaking 

Patrick S. Harper | CISSP RHCT MCSE
www.internetsecurityguru.com



> -----Original Message-----
> From: Peper Gisi [mailto:pgisi at ...14126...]
> Sent: Friday, May 11, 2007 3:33 PM
> To: Dan Brummer; Patrick S. Harper; snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net
> Subject: RE: [Snort-users] Unable to install Snort 2.6.1.4 on RHEL5
> 
> I actually just had the same issue yesterday with CentOS5. I was using
> Patrick's directions and had to do a couple of things a little
> different like SELinux comes after the reboot. I have tried everything
> that I could think of and still get the same error that Dan is getting.
> I took the box back to 4.4 and no issues ... except fort importing the
> GPG key for NTOP but that is unrelated.
> 
> Peper
> 
> ________________________________
> 
> From: snort-users-bounces at lists.sourceforge.net on behalf of Dan
> Brummer
> Sent: Fri 5/11/2007 2:20 PM
> To: Patrick S. Harper; snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net
> Subject: Re: [Snort-users] Unable to install Snort 2.6.1.4 on RHEL5
> 
> 
> 
> Yea this is very confusing.  This is a brand new installation of RHEL5
> with the latest updates from RHN via yum.
> 
> -Dan
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Patrick S. Harper [mailto:patrick at ...4250...]
> Sent: Friday, May 11, 2007 1:17 PM
> To: Dan Brummer; snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net
> Subject: RE: [Snort-users] Unable to install Snort 2.6.1.4 on RHEL5
> 
> I have the same setup in my lab and it worked for me.  I have not
> gotten
> a copy of the real RHEL 5 yet though, I am running on CentOS 5.  That
> should not make a difference though
> 
> 
> 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: snort-users-bounces at lists.sourceforge.net [mailto:snort-users-
> > bounces at lists.sourceforge.net] On Behalf Of Dan Brummer
> > Sent: Friday, May 11, 2007 1:14 PM
> > To: snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net
> > Subject: [Snort-users] Unable to install Snort 2.6.1.4 on RHEL5
> >
> > Hello,
> > I'm trying to install Snort 2.6.1.4 from source on a RHEL5 server.  I
> > get the following error:
> >
> > ERROR!  Libpcap library/headers not found
> >
> > I currently have libpcap installed by RPM:
> > rpm -qa |grep libpcap
> > libpcap-0.9.4-8.1
> > libpcap-devel-0.9.4-8.1
> >
> > Here's a list of the libpcap files:
> > /usr/include/pcap-bpf.h
> > /usr/include/pcap-namedb.h
> > /usr/include/pcap.h
> > /usr/lib/libpcap.a
> > /usr/lib/libpcap.so
> > /usr/lib/libpcap.so.0
> > /usr/lib/libpcap.so.0.9
> > /usr/lib/libpcap.so.0.9.4
> >
> > I've tried running ./configure with '--with-libpcap-
> > includes=/usr/include --with-libpcap-libraries=/usr/lib' and still
> > expierence the error.  Any help on this would be greatly appreciated.
> >
> > Thank you.
> > Daniel Brummer
> > Vegas.com Network Engineer I
> 
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