[Snort-users] Snort, Barnyard2 2.9.1 and Mysql issue

beenph beenph at ...11827...
Thu Aug 30 17:37:32 EDT 2012

On Thu, Aug 30, 2012 at 2:30 PM, Eric Biederman
<Eric.Biederman at ...15792...> wrote:
> Yes I did.
> ./configure --with-mysql-libraries=/usr/lib64/mysql/

Try --with-mysql and technically if you add your library path to
/etc/ld.so.conf , run ldconfig and then rerun the ./configure
--with-mysql you should be fine.


> -----Original Message-----
> From: beenph [mailto:beenph at ...11827...]
> Sent: Thursday, August 30, 2012 2:16 PM
> To: Eric Biederman
> Subject: Re: [Snort-users] Snort, Barnyard2 2.9.1 and Mysql issue
> On Thu, Aug 30, 2012 at 1:24 PM, Eric Biederman <Eric.Biederman at ...15792...> wrote:
>> I am having a problem where when I try to start my Barnyard2 system I
>> am getting notified that my version of snort was not configured with
>> mysql support and to recompile with this support. My understanding is
>> that Snort
>> no longer handles mysql and leaves it to 3rd parties to deal with.
>> My snort install runs fine to logs and I can start Barnyard without
>> the mysql call with no apparent problems but once I add the mysql
>> output back into my barnyard.conf file I am unable to start it
> Greeting Eric,
> Did you install barnyard2 from source?
> if so did you run configure with ./configure --with-mysql?
> -elz
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