[Snort-users] 2.8.6 fatal error
amanchester at ...11827...
Fri May 7 17:20:12 EDT 2010
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Thanks for the advice. It definitely helped. I can now get snort up and
running but now I have an issue with barnyard2. When running the ./configure
option for snort, did you have to include any other additional --enable
options? Reason I ask, is if I run barnyard2, I get a snort.conf errors
relating to the decode options starting at line 87. Right now I am printing
out all the README documentation and hopefully that will point me in the
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From: Jason Wallace [mailto:jason.r.wallace at ...11827...]
Sent: Friday, May 07, 2010 9:59 AM
To: snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net
Subject: Re: [Snort-users] 2.8.6 fatal error
I had the same problem yesterday.
Make sure when you ./configure you remember to use --enable-zlib
On Fri, May 7, 2010 at 9:33 AM, Alex Manchester <amanchester at ...11827...>
> 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
> 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
> Any assistance or guidance would be greatly appreciated.
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