[Snort-users] perfprofiling not working

Lawrence R. Hughes, Sr. lhughes at ...14822...
Mon Feb 21 10:50:24 EST 2011


Joel,

We got it working, we were stopping snort with a linux kill -9 <pid> rather than a killall snort.

Thanks,
Larry


  ----- Original Message ----- 
  From: Joel Esler 
  To: Lawrence R. Hughes, Sr. 
  Cc: snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net 
  Sent: Friday, February 18, 2011 6:14 PM
  Subject: Re: [Snort-users] perfprofiling not working


  How are you running Snort?  You can't run it with something like a -D.


  You have to run it in the current console against traffic, or against a pcap to get the results for perfprofiling.


  Joel


  On Feb 18, 2011, at 6:00 PM, Lawrence R. Hughes, Sr. wrote:


    Hi,

    We compiled snort with --Perfprofiling, but when we add the following line to our snort.conf file it does not work:

    config profile_rules: print 50, sort avg_ticks

    Any ideas?

    Thanks,
    Larry


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