[Snort-users] About Snort file

waldo kitty wkitty42 at ...14940...
Fri Jul 5 11:57:48 EDT 2013

On 7/5/2013 11:21, Mayur Patil wrote:
> Hello,
> Whenever I try to restart the snort I am getting error of
> [root at ...16428... ~]# service snort restart /etc/init.d/snort: line 198: unexpected
> EOF while looking for matching `"' /etc/init.d/snort: line 202: syntax error:
> unexpected end of file
> I have configured */etc/init.d/snort* file as given in
> http://s3.amazonaws.com/snort-org/www/assets/202/snort2945_CentOS6x.pdf

which method did you use to acquire the snort file you placed in /etc/init.d?? 
did you copy it from the PDF or did you get it from elsewhere? where, exactly?

> I am afraid to do any editiing in this file because prev when I edited my
> file snort has automatically changed to packet dump mode and system was
> unable to start.
> Any guidance please !

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