[Snort-users] service snortd start failure

waldo kitty wkitty42 at ...14940...
Tue May 8 12:27:41 EDT 2012

On 5/8/2012 10:10, Tal Bar-Or wrote:
> Hello All,
> I have installed Snort on CentOs 6.2 x_64 , i have also set
> the environment rule etc..
> now when i am starting snort service i get following errors:
> service snortd start
> Starting snort: ERROR size 784 != 856 Looking also  into
> /var/log/messages log i have :
> FATAL ERROR: Failed to initialize dynamic preprocessor: SF_GTP (IPV6)
> version 1.1.1 (-2)
> in addition i did try testing at shell  command , testing run work perfectly.
> snort -c /etc/snort/snort.conf -i eth0
> I really don't now where is the issue, if someone tackled this lately
> could share info.
> Please advice

i would look into that snortd script and see if i am using the same config file 
that it is pointing snort to... it is possible that they are not the same...

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