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Re: rules file doesn't work properly, no DoS or portscan detected...
From: waldo kitty <wkitty42 () windstream net>
Date: Sat, 25 May 2013 17:01:49 -0400

On 5/25/2013 16:30, Gijs van der Velden wrote:
There is only one interface on the system so I left it as not set, but when I
set it the same thing happens.

i've always been under the impression that one should always supply "-i 

I don't get it since snort is actually capturing packets as well, but maybe its
only capturing outgoing packets?

weird... what interface does it say it is using? you should be able to find that 
in the log...

 > Date: Sat, 25 May 2013 10:00:58 -0400
 > From: wkitty42 () windstream net
 > To: snort-users () lists sourceforge net
 > Subject: Re: [Snort-users] rules file doesn't work properly, no DoS or
portscan detected...
 > On 5/25/2013 08:42, Gijs van der Velden wrote:
 > > I just started snort with:
 > >
 > > snort -c D:\Snort\etc\snort.conf -l D:\Snort\log -T –daq pcap
 > >
 > > And it came up with the error active response: can't open ip!
 > > Maybe this is the cause of the problem?
 > what interface are you trying to have snort watch?

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