[Snort-users] Snort++ Student Project

Shawn M Venti sv2 at ...17844...
Sun May 7 00:17:03 EDT 2017

Hi Joel,

Thanks for the reply. That would have been my original thought also however monitoring the current performance of the board while running a throughout test shows the CPU and RAM barley being used.

Any other thoughts?


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> On May 6, 2017, at 9:27 PM, Joel Esler (jesler) <jesler at ...589...> wrote:
> Simply put, you may not have enough CPU or RAM to do that speed.  
> --
> Sent from my iPhone
>> On May 6, 2017, at 21:17, Shawn M Venti <sv2 at ...17844...> wrote:
>> Hi Everyone,
>> I am very new to Snort and the community so hopefully this question is going in the correct place. If not could someone direct me in the right direction it would be much appreciated.
>> Currently I am working on a student security project that Snort++ (3.0.0-a4) is a part of. I’m attempting to run this on a smaller single board PC made my PC Engine. Please see the specs here:
>> - AMD Embedded G series GX-412TC , 1 GHz quad core 
>> - 4 GB DDR-1333
>> - 3x i210AT LAN
>> I have successfully built and installed Snort++ on this system but the trouble I am having is horrible throughput (~20 MBits/sec) on a 100MBits/sec channel. The only modification that I have made to the default configuration is whats needed to run in inline mode.
>> Any suggestions to get my throughput up? 
>> Thank you,
>> Shawn
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