[Snort-users] Weird happenings

redwookie at ...11827... redwookie at ...11827...
Tue Apr 20 12:30:02 EDT 2010


Sorry for the delayed response.
no I cannot execute snort -V in any location, be it src or otherwise.
I did the config, make and make install as root.
rrgggh.
-Erik

On Apr 19, 2010 2:57pm, Russ Combs <rcombs at ...1935...> wrote:
> Can you execute src/snort -V?

> Did you sudo make install?

> On Mon, Apr 19, 2010 at 2:43 PM, Red Wookie redwookie at ...11827...> wrote:

> Output of which snort:

> /usr/bin/which: no snort in

> (/usr/kerberos/sbin:/usr/kerberos/bin:/usr/local/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/sbin:/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/bin:/root/bin)



> So this is telling me that even though I did a make install, it did

> not in fact, install anywhere? So where did I go wrong with this? It

> was working two weeks ago and something happened (maybe a RHEL update)

> and now this.



> Getting ready to format reinstall if I can't figure this out.



> -Erik




> On Mon, Apr 19, 2010 at 12:37, Russ Combs rcombs at ...1935...> wrote:

> > Are you trying to start Snort with a script? What is the path it is  
> using?

> > By default, you should find snort in /usr/local/bin. Does `which snort`

> > find a snort in the place you/your script expects?

> >

> > On Mon, Apr 19, 2010 at 12:17 PM, redwookie at ...11827...> wrote:

> >>

> >> I appreciate the obvious suggestions. I redid everything, starting with

> >> make distclean. ./configure --enable-inline --enable-sourcefire

> >> --enable-reload. make. make install.

> >>

> >> Same results - command not found.

> >> -Erik

> >>

> >> On Apr 19, 2010 11:29am, Joel Esler jesler at ...1935...> wrote:

> >> > Did you run "make install"?

> >> >

> >> >

> >> >

> >> > Don't want to ask the obvious questions, but sometimes it's the  
> little

> >> > things that we miss.

> >> >

> >> >

> >> >

> >> > --

> >> >

> >> > Sent from my iPad

> >> >

> >> > AIM: eslerjoel

> >> >

> >> >

> >> >

> >> > On Apr 19, 2010, at 10:58 AM, redwookie at ...11827... wrote:

> >> >

> >> >

> >> >

> >> > > Sorry, I remember that now. Though I had already saved that, but  
> seems

> >> > > I was wrong.

> >> >

> >> > > Anyway, I was able to successfully configure and make, but when all

> >> > > said and done, it is still giving me the "-bash: snort: command  
> not found"

> >> > > problem.

> >> >

> >> > > -Erik

> >> >

> >> > >

> >> >

> >> > > On Apr 19, 2010 10:44am, Russ Combs rcombs at ...1935...> wrote:

> >> >

> >> > > > This one came up before ... try adding this line to the inline.c

> >> > > > includes:

> >> >

> >> > > >

> >> >

> >> > > > #include

> >> >

> >> > > >

> >> >

> >> > > > Snort has to work around a broken include.

> >> >

> >> > > >

> >> >

> >> > > > Russ

> >> >

> >> > > >

> >> >

> >> > > > On Mon, Apr 19, 2010 at 8:43 AM, redwookie at ...11827...> wrote:

> >> >

> >> > > >

> >> >

> >> > > > I had set-up a Snort box running on RHEL 5.4 and all was good.  
> Now

> >> > > > it is a few weeks alter, and I am not sure what happened but I  
> went to check

> >> > > > the Snort and it was not running. When I tried to restart, I go  
> the error:

> >> > > > "-bash: snort: command not found". Not knowing what could've  
> happened,

> >> > > > because all the files and configs and what-not are where I  
> expect them to

> >> > > > be. So I tried to recompile (make distclean, ./configure  
> --enable-sourcefire

> >> > > > --enable-reload --enable-inline), thinking a recent RHEL update  
> may have

> >> > > > messed things up, and during the make I get the following:

> >> >

> >> > > >

> >> >

> >> > > > inline.c: In function âRejectLayer2â:

> >> >

> >> > > > inline.c:591: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type

> >> >

> >> > > > make[3]: *** [inline.o] Error 1

> >> >

> >> > > > HUH? Any ideas on what's going on here and how do i fix this so I

> >> > > > can get this back online?

> >> >

> >> > > >

> >> >

> >> > > > V/r,

> >> >

> >> > > > Erik

> >> >

> >> > > >

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