[Snort-users] Snort on OpenBSD 5.0 amd64

carlopmart carlopmart at ...11827...
Fri Nov 18 04:26:03 EST 2011


On 11/18/2011 10:12 AM, ML mail wrote:
> Hi,
>
> Did anyone already successfully manage to compile and run Snort 2.9.1.2
> on OpenBSD 5.0 amd64 ?
>
> I had quite a few problems but got through most of them by reading the
> instructions or looking for that problem on google but now I am stuck at
> starting snort itself. I am trying to start Snort with this command:
>
> snort -c /etc/snort/etc/snort.conf -i em1 -D --daq-dir=/usr/local/lib
>
> but unfortunately it fails starting with the following error:
>
> /usr/local/lib/libpcap.so: dlsym: Unable to resolve symbol
> Nov 18 10:09:58 nids snort[12933]: FATAL ERROR: Can't find pcap DAQ!
>
> Does anyone know what could be wrong here?
>
> Many thanks
>
> Regards,
> ML
>
>
>

Have you configured shlibs path?? daq libraries are installed in 
/usr/local/lib?? With default configure, they are in /usr/local/lib/daq ...

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