[Snort-users] Upgrade from 2.8.0 to 2.8.3.1 fails

Todd Wease twease at ...1935...
Sun Dec 7 10:24:31 EST 2008


Hi James,

It sounds like you might be using an older snort with a newer
libsf_engine.so.  Can you verify that the snort that is being executed
is 2.8.3.1 and not 2.8.0?

Thanks,
Todd


James Lay wrote:
> Topic says it all.  Weird:
>
> Loading dynamic engine
> /usr/local/lib/snort_dynamicengine/libsf_engine.so... done
> Loading all dynamic preprocessor libs from
> /usr/local/lib/snort_dynamicpreprocessor/...
>   Loading dynamic preprocessor library
> /usr/local/lib/snort_dynamicpreprocessor//libsf_ftptelnet_preproc.so...
> done
>   Loading dynamic preprocessor library
> /usr/local/lib/snort_dynamicpreprocessor//libsf_smtp_preproc.so... done
>   Loading dynamic preprocessor library
> /usr/local/lib/snort_dynamicpreprocessor//libsf_ssh_preproc.so... done
>   Loading dynamic preprocessor library
> /usr/local/lib/snort_dynamicpreprocessor//libsf_dcerpc_preproc.so... done
>   Loading dynamic preprocessor library
> /usr/local/lib/snort_dynamicpreprocessor//libsf_dns_preproc.so... done
>   Loading dynamic preprocessor library
> /usr/local/lib/snort_dynamicpreprocessor//libsf_ssl_preproc.so... done
>   Loading dynamic preprocessor library
> /usr/local/lib/snort_dynamicpreprocessor//lib_sfdynamic_preprocessor_example.so...
> done
>   Finished Loading all dynamic preprocessor libs from
> /usr/local/lib/snort_dynamicpreprocessor/
> ERROR: Failed to initialize dynamic engine: SF_SNORT_DETECTION_ENGINE
> version 1.9.15
> Fatal Error, Quitting..
>
> Any way to debug why this is happening?  Thanks.
>
> James
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