[Oisf-users] Unable to run inline in Windows

Victor Julien lists at inliniac.net
Wed May 28 13:28:36 UTC 2014

On 05/27/2014 08:04 PM, Aethrun wrote:
> I installed Suricata in Cygwin/tmp today from
>  Linux/Mac/FreeBSD/UNIX/Windows Source without the --enable-nfqueue
> option. It ran just as well as it had after installing with the .msi. 
> I then unpacked netfilterforwin in Cygwin/tmp and installed
> netfilter.sys and libnetfilter_queue using Cygwin, successfully I
> believe. However, when I recompiled Suricata, this time with
> --enable-nfqueue, it failed with these messages:
>    checking libnfnetlink/libnfnetlink.h usability... no
>    checking libnfnetlink/libnfnetlink.h presence... no
>    checking for libnfnetlink/libnfnetlink.h... no
>    configure: error: libnfnetlink.h not found ...

I don't think this still works. netfilterforwin hasn't been maintained
in ages. Also, it was created for mingw, not cygwin. Getting mingw to
work has always been challenging in my experience.

Victor Julien
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