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Re: Snort Start up error
From: Said Nurhussein <saidnur34 () hotmail com>
Date: Sat, 20 Apr 2013 02:42:34 +0000






Hello Friends,
I un-installed, re-installed snort again, recreated the directories, it's  is now starting OK.
Thank you all for your help!!!

Said Nurhussein


From: amani () fastmail us
To: snort-users () lists sourceforge net
Date: Thu, 18 Apr 2013 12:04:42 -0400
Subject: Re: [Snort-users] Snort Start up error






I've run into this a time or two myself when I had commented out something above, where the line before what I'd 
commented out wasn't fully terminated (i.e. had a "\" at the end to indicate multi-line config). I'd take a look at 
what's directly above the line for including your classification.config (probably the IP rep preprocessor), and see if 
you accidentally messed something up there.

 
Also, verify that this directory exists: /usr/local/snort/rules/black_list.rules

 
If not, then: sudo touch /usr/local/snort/rules/black_list.rules

 
In /usr/local/snort/etc/snort.conf, verify that this line:

 
var BLACK_LIST_PATH ../rules 

 
to
 
var BLACK_LIST_PATH /usr/local/snort/rules 

 
 
On Thu, Apr 18, 2013, at 11:23 AM, Said Nurhussein wrote:

Hello All,

I've installed snort 2.9.4. 5 and using rules  files  snortrules-snapshot-2941.tar.gz

but when i try to start snort I get the following error.

 
ERROR: /etc/snort/rules/blacklist.rules(2) Unknown ClassType: misc-activity

Fatal Error, Quitting..

 
How can I fix this.

 
Thank you.

 
 
 
 


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