[Snort-users] Extracting snortrules-2931.tar.gz

AllowOverride allowoverride at ...11827...
Tue Oct 9 16:16:15 EDT 2012


we dont know the file name!!! sheshh

On Tue, 2012-10-09 at 20:02 +0000, Jeremy Hoel wrote:
> The page shows:
> 
> wget http://www.snort.org/sub-rules/<filename>/<oinkcode here> \
>              -O <output-filename>
> 
> 
> It's pretty clear.  put the proper, correct, current filename where is
> says filename and things work.  They shouldn't have to hold hands and
> walk through the whole thing.
> 
> When you try and use examples you have to expect and realize that the
> example might be out of date and maybe try and figure out what it
> might take to make it work.
> 
> 
> 
> On Tue, Oct 9, 2012 at 7:51 PM, AllowOverride <allowoverride at ...11827...> wrote:
> > when i say something doesnt work, i mean, it doesnt work:
> >
> > wget
> > http://www.snort.org/sub-rules/snortrules-snapshot-2900.tar.gz/hidden-sorry--2012-10-09 12:44:42--  http://www.snort.org/sub-rules/snortrules-snapshot-2900.tar.gz/hidden-sorry
> > Resolving www.snort.org... 23.23.170.170
> > Connecting to www.snort.org|23.23.170.170|:80... connected.
> > HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 403 Forbidden
> > 2012-10-09 12:44:42 ERROR 403: Forbidden.
> >
> > wget
> > http://www.snort.org/reg-rules/snortrules-snapshot-2900.tar.gz/sorry-hidden
> > --2012-10-09 12:45:54--
> > http://www.snort.org/reg-rules/snortrules-snapshot-2900.tar.gz/sorry-hidden
> > Resolving www.snort.org... 23.23.143.143
> > Connecting to www.snort.org|23.23.143.143|:80... connected.
> > HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 403 Forbidden
> > 2012-10-09 12:45:56 ERROR 403: Forbidden.
> >
> > and just for good measure
> >
> > wget
> > http://www.snort.org/reg-rules/snortrules-snapshot-2931.tar.gz/sorry-hidden
> > --2012-10-09 12:47:03--
> > http://www.snort.org/reg-rules/snortrules-snapshot-2931.tar.gz/hidden-again
> > Resolving www.snort.org... 23.23.170.170
> > Connecting to www.snort.org|23.23.170.170|:80... connected.
> > HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 403 Forbidden
> > 2012-10-09 12:47:04 ERROR 403: Forbidden.
> >
> >
> > now. the last one shouldn't work, becuz im not a register user
> > the sub rules works if you know what you are doing...
> >
> > If you include 2931 inplace of 2900 it will work, only if you are in the
> > system for oinkcode. BUT, that is not what is autopopulated for you on
> > the oinkcode page. it says, 2900. it wont work.
> >
> > all i am saying fix is, change it to reflect the CURRENT version. thats
> > all. not everyone will catch it, and ya know, end up asking the question
> > here.
> >
> > let's let the developers put the current version as well. takes what, 2
> > seconds and saves users HOURS of wtf.. headaches...
> >
> > thanks
> >
> >
> >
> > On Tue, 2012-10-09 at 19:19 +0000, Jeremy Hoel wrote:
> >> The link he was using worked fine for me. I tested the get and got the
> >> rules with no no problem.. with the link he had. His problem is not
> >> related to a bad link.
> >>
> >> The examples show that you need a file name
> >> (http://snort.org/snort-rules/cli) and when you go to the page before,
> >> the main download page (http://snort.org/snort-rules/?), it shows the
> >> file names. They are not trying to make this overly confusing and
> >> hard.. but it does require some effort and understanding on the
> >> installers part. Or, you could sign in and grab them from the gui, or
> >> use pullpork.  3 different methods to get the rules..
> >>
> >> The examples are generic enough that they don't have to change
> >> whenever the rule file changes.  Lets let the developers work on
> >> keeping the software fixed and nor worry about the web page not having
> >> the most specific instructions.
> >>
> >>
> >> On Tue, Oct 9, 2012 at 7:12 PM, AllowOverride <allowoverride at ...11827...> wrote:
> >> > jer,
> >> > i tried the preferred method displayed on oinkcode page.
> >> > it doesnt work for sub/reg unless you know to put 2931. also, other
> >> > methods of wget'ing the url according to docs are supposed to work but
> >> > do not, unless know the exact file name, and thats not always easy to
> >> > find on the ftp site, or by other methods.
> >> >
> >> > just a heads up, that kept me off task for a few days trying to figure
> >> > it out.
> >> >
> >> > suggestion... fix the examples on the oinkcode page.
> >> >
> >> >
> >> >
> >> > On Tue, 2012-10-09 at 17:12 +0000, Jeremy Hoel wrote:
> >> >> The answer is in the text file that you sent back.
> >> >>
> >> >> 2012-10-04 14:07:24 ERROR 403: Forbidden.
> >> >>
> >> >> so however you tried to get the file, it didn't work.  If you used
> >> >> wget and an oink code then you need to check the code.
> >> >>
> >> >>
> >> >> On Tue, Oct 9, 2012 at 4:59 PM, Akinwale Fasuru <fashman2k1 at ...131...> wrote:
> >> >> > Here is what i gath after running cat....
> >> >> >
> >> >> > --2012-10-04 14:07:23--  http://www.snort.org/sub-rules/snortrules-snapshot-2931.tar.gz/3b6de1b425e1a20c6f85e705f3631bc958ad11db
> >> >> > Resolving www.snort.org... 23.23.170.170
> >> >> > Connecting to www.snort.org|23.23.170.170|:80... connected.
> >> >> > HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 403 Forbidden
> >> >> > 2012-10-04 14:07:24 ERROR 403: Forbidden.
> >> >> >
> >> >> >
> >> >> > What do u think?
> >> >> >
> >> >> >
> >> >> > --- On Tue, 10/9/12, Jeremy Hoel <jthoel at ...11827...> wrote:
> >> >> >
> >> >> >> From: Jeremy Hoel <jthoel at ...11827...>
> >> >> >> Subject: Re: [Snort-users] Extracting snortrules-2931.tar.gz
> >> >> >> To: "Akinwale Fasuru" <fashman2k1 at ...131...>
> >> >> >> Cc: snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net
> >> >> >> Date: Tuesday, October 9, 2012, 11:53 AM
> >> >> >> to check the size of a file, go to
> >> >> >> the directory where the file is and
> >> >> >> run 'ls -al'.
> >> >> >>
> >> >> >> But since 'file' said it's text and not a tar.gz or zip
> >> >> >> file, then
> >> >> >> that's the problem.  Your download is not correct.
> >> >> >>
> >> >> >> go ahead and run 'cat snortrules-2931.tar.gz'
> >> >> >>
> >> >> >>
> >> >> >>
> >> >> >> On Tue, Oct 9, 2012 at 4:50 PM, Akinwale Fasuru <fashman2k1 at ...131...>
> >> >> >> wrote:
> >> >> >> > I replied the email you sent earlier saying that i
> >> >> >> didnt know how to check for te size of the file. But i did
> >> >> >> rule the command u asked me here is the response
> >> >> >> >
> >> >> >> > snortrules-2931.tar.gz: ASCII text
> >> >> >> >
> >> >> >> >
> >> >> >> > --- On Tue, 10/9/12, Jeremy Hoel <jthoel at ...11827...>
> >> >> >> wrote:
> >> >> >> >
> >> >> >> >> From: Jeremy Hoel <jthoel at ...11827...>
> >> >> >> >> Subject: Re: [Snort-users] Extracting
> >> >> >> snortrules-2931.tar.gz
> >> >> >> >> To: "Akinwale Fasuru" <fashman2k1 at ...131...>
> >> >> >> >> Cc: snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net
> >> >> >> >> Date: Tuesday, October 9, 2012, 11:46 AM
> >> >> >> >> You never got back to me about the
> >> >> >> >> size of the file and if the file
> >> >> >> >> was complete.
> >> >> >> >>
> >> >> >> >> the error makes it sound like it's not a tar.gz
> >> >> >> file.
> >> >> >> >>
> >> >> >> >> you need to very you got the whole file and that
> >> >> >> it's not
> >> >> >> >> just a text error.
> >> >> >> >>
> >> >> >> >> run 'file snortrules-2931.tar.gz' and see what it
> >> >> >> says.
> >> >> >> >>
> >> >> >> >> On Tue, Oct 9, 2012 at 4:29 PM, Akinwale Fasuru
> >> >> >> <fashman2k1 at ...131...>
> >> >> >> >> wrote:
> >> >> >> >> > Hello everyone,
> >> >> >> >> >  I am still having problems extracting
> >> >> >> >> snortrules-2931.tar.gz
> >> >> >> >> >
> >> >> >> >> > 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
> >> >> >> >> >
> >> >> >> >> >
> >> >> >> >>
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