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|Posted: Sat Feb 22, 2014 9:13 am Post subject: [solved] snort wont start cant initialize DAQ afpacket
|/etc/snort/snort.conf needed some tweaking
line 113 & 114 need .. changed to /etc/snort
once that is done, as root
rc-service snort restart = fail!
snort: FATAL ERROR: Can't initialize DAQ afpacket (-1) -
http://seclists.org/snort/2011/q2/497 <--- looks like snort did not pull in net-libs/libnetfilter_queue
/etc/conf.d/snort did not like my
and started fine once all of above was done &
might as well throw in some notes, because we all know 666threesixes666 is going to get ugly on the wiki....