[Snort-users] Does multiple configs works with snort

C. L. Martinez carlopmart at ...11827...
Tue Sep 1 08:56:09 EDT 2015

On Mon, Aug 31, 2015 at 9:50 AM, C.L. Martinez <carlopmart at ...11827...> wrote:
> On 08/31/2015 09:11 AM, waldo kitty wrote:
>> On 08/30/2015 11:02 AM, C.L. Martinez wrote:
>>> Hi all,
>>>     Exists some problem/bug with multiple configs in snort I
>>> have updated one of my sensors to this release and multiple configs
>>> doesn't works ... Always use the first config file defined in config
>>> binding section.
>> https://www.snort.org/faq/how-do-i-ask-a-good-question-on-the-snort-list
>> you have given us nothing to work with... we can't even make a start at
>> WAGs...
> Ok, I have attached all config files implied plus the output of "snort -c
> snort.conf -T".
> As you can see in the output, I have defined a different logdir for both
> configs, but snort output only "sees" the default value "/var/log/snort" ...
> For bpf_filter options is the same. I need to define different bpf filters
> for both configs, but bpf_filter option is no t read by snort.
> And is the same for all config except for customized vars.
> I am using basic config (without rules or preprocessors defined) to see if
> all works ...but not.

Please any idea why it doesn't works?? I am searching in snort forums,
google, etc without luck ...

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