[Snort-users] Unified logging doesn't work.

Steve Crow scrow at ...16818...
Mon Jun 9 17:47:31 EDT 2014

What script does that line go into?
I don't think I have seen it in the many googled documents that I have been


-----Original Message-----
From: James Lay [mailto:jlay at ...13475...] 
Sent: Monday, June 09, 2014 4:20 PM
To: snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net
Subject: Re: [Snort-users] Unified logging doesn't work.

On 2014-06-09 15:16, Steve Crow wrote:
> In the /etc/sysconfig/snort file there is this:
> #### General Configuration
> # What interface should snort listen on?  [Pick only 1 of the next 3!] 
> # This is -i {interface} on the command line # This is the snort.conf 
> config interface: {interface} directive # INTERFACE=eth0 # # The 
> following two options are not directly supported on the command line # 
> or in the conf file and assume the same Snort configuration for all # 
> instances # # To listen on all interfaces use this:
> #
> # To listen only on given interfaces use this:
> INTERFACE="eth0 eth1"
> -----------------
> I included the full text in a reply to Joel. I am considering changing 
> this to ALL if Barnyard2 will work with a single unified file that 
> covers more than one interface. We're not a high bandwidth operation, 
> so I don't think I need to configure separate processes and 
> configuration files for each interface.
> Steve

Well...I don't recognize the sysconfig file but I can tell you that:

snort --daq afpacket --daq-mode passive -i eth0:eth1

Work like a champ and create only one unified file.


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