[Snort-users] transfers of snortrules-snapshot-CURRENT_s.tar.gz are slowwww....

Nerijus Krukauskas nkrukauskas at ...11827...
Mon Apr 27 10:06:20 EDT 2009

Me too. Download is very slow. Oinkmaster gets disconnected at some
point. And then it can only retry after 15 minutes or so (at least
that's what wget has been told), as the website tracks oinkcodes.

On 2009-04-27, Seth Art <sethsec at ...11827...> wrote:
> I have been noticing the same thing actually. I am also using wget to
> download the tarball initially, and the connection frequently gets
> reset.
> -Seth
> On Mon, Apr 27, 2009 at 12:25 AM, Russell Fulton
> <r.fulton at ...3809...> wrote:
>> It is often taking a couple of hours to download the snort VRT rules
>> (via oinkcode url).  Worse still, periodically the transfers simply
>> hang until TCP times out leaving incomplete tar file which upsets
>> onikmaster.


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