<table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0" border="0" ><tr><td valign="top" style="font: inherit;">J, Thanks a million for your help. I thought that was odd when I was getting the error on the previous version. I hadn't considered the remnant of 2.8.6. It's running now.<br><br>--- On <b>Fri, 4/30/10, Joel Esler <i><jesler@...1935...></i></b> wrote:<br><blockquote style="border-left: 2px solid rgb(16, 16, 255); margin-left: 5px; padding-left: 5px;"><br>From: Joel Esler <jesler@...1935...><br>Subject: Re: [Snort-users] Fw: FATAL ERROR: Failed to initialize dynamic  preprocessor: SF_SDF version 1.1.1<br>To: "ccie 6862" <ccie6862@...131...><br>Cc: "Snort-users@lists.sourceforge.net" <Snort-users@...3893...t><br>Date: Friday, April 30, 2010, 9:45 AM<br><br><div id="yiv852517687">Wait, are you trying to use 2.8.5.3 with the 2.8.6 preprocessors?<div><br></div><div>J<br><br><div class="gmail_quote">On Fri, Apr 30, 2010 at
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> Subject: [Snort-users] FATAL ERROR: Failed to initialize dynamic preprocessor: SF_SDF version 1.1.1<br>
> To: "<a rel="nofollow" ymailto="mailto:Snort-users@...3471...ge.net" target="_blank" href="/mc/compose?to=Snort-users@...3054...forge.net">Snort-users@lists.sourceforge.net</a>" <<a rel="nofollow" ymailto="mailto:Snort-users@lists.sourceforge.net" target="_blank" href="/mc/compose?to=Snort-users@lists.sourceforge.net">Snort-users@...1844...ourceforge.net</a>><br>
> Date: Friday, April 30, 2010, 9:05 AM<br>
<div class="im">> I just upgraded snort and now can't<br>
> start it due to this error. This is running on a CentOS 5<br>
> 64-bit system. Google isn't turning up anything, and I'm<br>
> tempted to go through my snort.conf file and start<br>
> commenting out lines. Has anyone else run into this? The<br>
> system was working under the previous version of snort.<br>
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</div>Hmmm, this is getting frustrating. I just downgraded to snort-2.8.5.3, and I'm getting the same error. I had been running 2.5.8.2, but I can't find the source files.<br>
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