[Snort-users] May be wrong error msg

waldo kitty wkitty42 at ...14940...
Sat Aug 16 13:23:59 EDT 2014


On 8/16/2014 2:54 AM, Balasubramaniam Natarajan wrote:
> Hi
>
> While installing snort, I included a particular rule in its conf file.  Later
> when I ran snort against a pcap I found that snort's error message was not
> completely correct (Or my understanding about it is wrong) about pointing the
> absolute RULE_PATH.  Attached is a screenshot for your reference.

snort automatically adds etc/ to paths when it cannot access the specified 
file... are your permissions correct for the file in question so that snort can 
load it??

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