Bug 221567 - /etc/snort/snort.conf library locations do not match installation
Summary: /etc/snort/snort.conf library locations do not match installation
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: snort   
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Version: 6
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Dennis Gilmore
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Whiteboard: bzcl34nup
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Reported: 2007-01-05 07:58 UTC by lannet
Modified: 2009-12-10 00:43 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2008-05-06 17:17:57 UTC
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Description lannet 2007-01-05 07:58:16 UTC
Description of problem: When installing snort, the shared libraries get
installed in /usr/lib/snort/dynamicpreprocessor

However, the /etc/snort/snort.conf file states the locations as

Consequently Snort fails to start.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): snort-

Comment 1 Dennis Gilmore 2008-01-22 14:36:24 UTC
Can you please see if this still exists in Fedora 7 or 8 

It should be fixed

Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-04-04 05:29:44 UTC
Fedora apologizes that these issues have not been resolved yet. We're
sorry it's taken so long for your bug to be properly triaged and acted
on. We appreciate the time you took to report this issue and want to
make sure no important bugs slip through the cracks.

If you're currently running a version of Fedora Core between 1 and 6,
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Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2008-05-06 17:17:55 UTC
This bug is open for a Fedora version that is no longer maintained and
will not be fixed by Fedora. Therefore we are closing this bug.

If you can reproduce this bug against a currently maintained version of
Fedora please feel free to reopen thus bug against that version.

Thank you for reporting this bug and we are sorry it could not be fixed.

Comment 4 Gary Richardson 2009-12-10 00:43:22 UTC
I rebuilt snort changing the line in snort.spec from 
for i in 'dcerpc' 'ssh' 'ftptelnet' 'smtp' 'dns' 'ssl'; do

for i in 'dcerpc' 'dce2' 'ssh' 'ftptelnet' 'smtp' 'dns' 'ssl'; do

following this change snort successfully started.

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