[Snort-users] Snort with low mem

Parag Pote pipsparag at ...131...
Wed Jun 9 08:06:07 EDT 2010


Anybody has any idea from devel team? I am using 2.8.5 and lowmem doesn't seem to be working for me. Taking same memory as without it.

Any help is greatly appreciated.

Parag

--- On Thu, 5/20/10, Joel Esler <jesler at ...1935...> wrote:

> From: Joel Esler <jesler at ...1935...>
> Subject: Re: [Snort-users] Snort with low mem
> To: "Parag Pote" <pipsparag at ...131...>
> Cc: snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net
> Date: Thursday, May 20, 2010, 9:35 AM
> I don't *think* anything has changed
> in the lowmem search method in recent releases, maybe
> someone from devel can comment on it, however, in 2.8.6, we
> have a new bnfa search method which is faster and uses less
> memory than before.  Might want to check that one out.
> 
> 
> On May 20, 2010, at 8:17 AM, Parag Pote wrote:
> 
> > Hi,
> > 
> > I am using snort 2.8.5. I tried running snort with and
> without 
> > 
> > config detection: serach-method lowmem
> > 
> > But with both the memory required is same. I remember
> in earlier version(long back 2.3.0) I used to see less
> memory requirement with lowmem algorithm. Is something
> changed in recent releases?
> > 
> > Rgds,
> > Parag
> > 
> > 
> > 
> > 
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