[Snort-users] PF_RING and DAQ compile (0.6.2, and 2.0.0)

waldo kitty wkitty42 at ...14940...
Thu Jun 27 13:05:38 EDT 2013

On 6/27/2013 12:51, Avery Rozar wrote:
> The original error was on a KVM VM. I was using eth1:eth2 and got that
> error. I moved it to the host, and am now using eth2:eth3 and got the same
> error but it did state "eth2". I just copied the original error for the
> post, that¹s why eth1 is in it. No matter what interface I use, I get the
> same error.

ahhh... you are bridging eth2 and eth3?? doesn't that create another interface? 
br1 or such? where and how are you specifying this eth2:eth3??

> On 6/27/13 12:04 PM, "waldo kitty"<wkitty42 at ...14940...>  wrote:
>> On 6/27/2013 11:02, Avery Rozar wrote:
>>> Thank you for your answer Tim, I can only assume that you answered my
>>> first question on the Meteflows group. I'm getting an error "FATAL
>>> ERROR:
>>> Can't start DAQ (-1) - pfring_open(): unable to open device 'eth1'.
>>> Please
>> eth1...
>>> use -i<device>!" when I try to start snort using pfring. I thought maybe
>>> is was due to the DAQ compile error. I moved snort off the VM, and on
>>> the
>>> physical host, and disabled selinux. I still get the same error. Would
>>> it
>>> be due to the default bnx2 driver, or pfring license issue? Any help is
>>> greatly appreciated.
>>> ethtool -i eth2
>> eth2...  not the same as above... why? ;)

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