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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=navy face=Arial><span style='font-size:
10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:navy'>Serge,</span></font></p>

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10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:navy'>Try:</span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=navy face=Arial><span style='font-size:
10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:navy'>Snort –W</span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=navy face=Arial><span style='font-size:
10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:navy'>This will display all adapters. Pick the appropriate
adapter and type:</span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Arial'>Snort -d -e -v - ix</span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Arial'>Note: the x in -ix should be the adapter you want Snort to sniff
on.</span></font></p>

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<p style='margin-bottom:12.0pt'><font size=2 color=navy face="Times New Roman"><span
style='font-size:10.0pt;color:navy'>   -Michael<br>
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--<br>
 Michael Steele | System Engineer / Support Technician <a
href="mailto:michaels@...155...">mailto:michaels@...155...</a><br>
 Silicon Defense: IDS solutions - <a href="http://www.silicondefense.com">http://www.silicondefense.com</a><br>
 Snort: Open Source Network IDS - <a href="http://www.snort.org">http://www.snort.org</a></span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal style='margin-left:.5in'><font size=2 face=Tahoma><span
style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Tahoma'>-----Original Message-----<br>
<b><span style='font-weight:bold'>From:</span></b> snort-users-admin@...1753...s.sourceforge.net
[mailto:snort-users-admin@lists.sourceforge.net] <b><span style='font-weight:
bold'>On Behalf Of </span></b>Serge D. Jorgensen<br>
<b><span style='font-weight:bold'>Sent:</span></b> Wednesday, December 11, 2002
10:55 AM<br>
<b><span style='font-weight:bold'>To:</span></b>
snort-users@lists.sourceforge.net<br>
<b><span style='font-weight:bold'>Subject:</span></b> [Snort-users] W2K snort
launch & halt</span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal style='margin-left:.5in'><font size=2 face=Arial><span
style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>I just ran into a problem with a
Snort install on a clean W2K box – everything seems to install fine
(using WinPcap 2.3 and Snort 1.9), but on even a basic snort –d –e
-v I get an initial “Initializing…”, then a “Warning:
OpenPcap() device \Device\Packet_NdisWanIp network lookup:” which says it
completes successfully, initializing snort, and the version information…
then nothing. I can Ctrl-C out of it, which gives the Snort analyzed 0 out of 0
packets, and ends with a </span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='margin-left:.5in'><font size=2 face=Arial><span
style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Pcap_loop: read error:
PacketReceivePacket failedpcapstats: PacketGetStats error</span></font></p>

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style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'> </span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='margin-left:.5in'><font size=2 face=Arial><span
style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Haven’t seen this before
– would appreciate any thoughts. Thanks.</span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal style='margin-left:.5in'><font size=2 face=Arial><span
style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Serge</span></font></p>

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