<span style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">I'm running snort on Ubuntu10.04</span><div style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">

<br></div><div style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">I used the following command to run snort...</div><div style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">

<br></div><div style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">$ sudo /usr/local/snort/bin/snort --daq-dir=/usr/local/lib/daq -c /usr/local/snort/etc/snort.conf -T</div><div style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">

<br></div><div style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><br></div><div style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">I'm always getting the following warning....</div>

<div style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><br></div><div style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><div>Snort successfully validated the configuration!</div>

<div>database: Closing connection to database "snort"</div><div>!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!</div><div>!! WARNING: The database output plugins are considered deprecated as</div>

<div>!!          of Snort 2.9.2 and will be removed in Snort 2.9.3.</div><div>!!          The recommended approach to logging is to use unified2 with</div><div>!!          barnyard2 or similar.</div><div>!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!</div>

<div>database: Closing connection to database "snort"</div><div>!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!</div><div>!! WARNING: The database output plugins are considered deprecated as</div>

<div>!!          of Snort 2.9.2 and will be removed in Snort 2.9.3.</div><div>!!          The recommended approach to logging is to use unified2 with</div><div>!!          barnyard2 or similar.</div><div>!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!</div>

<div>Snort exiting</div></div><div style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><br></div><div style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">

<br></div><div style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Can any help me on this.....</div><div style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">

<br></div><div style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><br></div><div style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><br></div><div style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">

----------------<br>Thanks & Regards </div><div style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">D J M Reddy</div>