[Snort-users] 2.8.6 fatal error

Jason Wallace jason.r.wallace at ...11827...
Fri May 7 09:58:31 EDT 2010


I had the same problem yesterday.

Make sure when you ./configure you remember to use --enable-zlib

Wally



On Fri, May 7, 2010 at 9:33 AM, Alex Manchester <amanchester at ...11827...> wrote:
> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
> Hash: SHA1
>
> I am in the process of installing Snort 2.8.6 within a vmImage of Ubuntu
> 10.4 server edition on an ESXI server. After installing all needed
> components ( I think), I try to run snort and get the following error
> "Error: /etc/snort/snort.conf(193) => Invalid keyword 'compress_depth' for
> 'global' configuration. Fatal Error, Quitting.."
>
> I checked out the new snort manual for some direction with this issue but
> according to the info within the manual, the data for preprocessor
> http_inspect falls within requirements. I didn't alter the original settings
> within the snort.conf file.
> The line in question reads :preprocessor http_inspect: global
> iis_unicode_map unicode.map 1252 compress_depth 20480 decompress_depth 20480
>
>
> Any assistance or guidance would be greatly appreciated.
>
> Alex
> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
> Version: GnuPG v1.4.9 (MingW32)
>
> iEYEARECAAYFAkvkFqgACgkQbYgPU3padp48wgCfYLP9xy6flzD6BD3y+FucKRNi
> uEoAnis5ZeqeMZiiDSc9PdLjtKgQPQaE
> =bcg7
> -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----
>
>
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------------
>
> _______________________________________________
> Snort-users mailing list
> Snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net
> Go to this URL to change user options or unsubscribe:
> https://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/snort-users
> Snort-users list archive:
> http://www.geocrawler.com/redir-sf.php3?list=snort-users
>




More information about the Snort-users mailing list