[Snort-users] Issue extracting my snortrules
jesler at ...1935...
Thu Oct 4 11:19:13 EDT 2012
On Oct 4, 2012, at 11:04 AM, Akinwale Fasuru <fashman2k1 at ...131...> wrote:
> Please I need help extracting my snort rules with this command
> # tar -xzvf snortrules-2931.tar.gz
> I get this erro message
> zip: stdin: not in gzip format
> tar: Child returned status 1
> tar: Error is not recoverable: exiting now
> I downloaded the file with this command # # wget
> 2923.tar.gz/<oinkcode> -O snortrules-2931.tar.gz
I have an interesting question, while it doesn't answer your question directly..
Why are you downloading the 2923 ruleset and renaming it 2931?
Why not just download the 2931 ruleset?
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