[Snort-users] Snort with snortsam on 64bit segfault

Luis Daniel Lucio Quiroz luis.daniel.lucio at ...11827...
Sat Aug 29 10:22:12 EDT 2009

Le mercredi 26 août 2009 10:24:22, Gary Pitman a écrit :
> Hello,
> I have Snort running on RHEL5 64bit and after patching for snortsam  it
> will only run for about 5-10 seconds before getting a segfault. The
> strange thing is that I have had the problem of Snort not being able to
> start when adding the "output fwsam" line previously because the patch
> was not used correctly, but now it does start but then dies.
> I do see that the patch added the 3 spo_alert_fwsam.* files in the
> src/output-plugins directory so I am assuming the patch ran correctly. I
> am wondering if the patch is not 64bit friendly. Has anyone had success
> with this version on x64?
> -notes
> I do have enough time to start an strace on the snort process before it
> dies but I do not see any useful information.
> This is without any rules calling  for any action by the snortsam plugin.
> Thank you,
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this is a snortsam issue with blowfish compresor rathern than snort.  I've 
patch it in mandriva RPM, you could move patch from it.



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