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10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:navy'># snort -v -I eth1</span></font></p>

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10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:navy'>You interface name may be different. Use
ifconfig -a to get the interface name.</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'>You could also try running your full run
line from a terminal using the -T switch at the end.</span></font></p>

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 Michael Steele | System Engineer / Support
Technician    <br>
 <a href="mailto:michaels@...155...">mailto:michaels@...155...</a>   <br>
 Silicon Defense - The Cyber-War Defense Company<br>
 Website: <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><b><font size=2 face=Tahoma><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Tahoma;font-weight:bold'>From:</span></font></b><font size=2
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snort-users-admin@lists.sourceforge.net
[mailto:snort-users-admin@lists.sourceforge.net] <b><span style='font-weight:
bold'>On Behalf Of </span></b>Sudhakar Gummadi<br>
<b><span style='font-weight:bold'>Sent:</span></b> Thursday, April 17, 2003 4:59 PM<br>
<b><span style='font-weight:bold'>To:</span></b>
snort-users@lists.sourceforge.net</span></font></p>

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<p><font size=2 face="Times New Roman"><span style='font-size:10.0pt'>Hi,</span></font>
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<p><font size=2 face="Times New Roman"><span style='font-size:10.0pt'>I
upgraded snort 1.9.1 to 2.0 copied the new rules to etc/snort and also the new
snort.conf and made the necessary changes. The acid/acid_main.php page and sql
works fine. </span></font></p>

<p><font size=2 face="Times New Roman"><span style='font-size:10.0pt'>The
problem I am having is no alerts are generated in the /var/log/snort/alert
file. </span></font></p>

<p><font size=2 face="Times New Roman"><span style='font-size:10.0pt'>Is
anything I am missing ? Pl advice.</span></font> </p>

<p><font size=2 face="Times New Roman"><span style='font-size:10.0pt'>Thanks</span></font>
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<font size=2><span style='font-size:10.0pt'>SG</span></font> </p>

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