[Snort-users] The size of Snort rules download file

Joel Esler eslerj at ...11827...
Fri Feb 6 08:26:21 EST 2009


Ian,

The Snort rules now include precompiled SO rules.  For several
different distros and OS'es.  This is why the size of the packages
have increased.

Joel

On Fri, Feb 6, 2009 at 1:59 AM, Ian Masters <ian at ...12163...> wrote:
> Sorry for the historical question but can anyone tell me why the size of
> the Snort rules download files changed from 1.7MB for Snort 2.3 to a
> whopping 67MB for Snort 2.8?
>
> Just curious.
>
> Ian




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