[Oisf-users] minor nit with suricata

Peter Manev petermanev at gmail.com
Sat Aug 15 18:39:03 UTC 2015

Hi Russell,

I can not reproduce that. (I tried eta3/4 and latest git )
What Suricata ver are you using?


On Wed, Aug 12, 2015 at 11:46 PM, Russell Fulton
<r.fulton at auckland.ac.nz> wrote:
> I may have reported this  before — it has been niggling me for quite some time.
> If you drop privs with suri then you get this error:
> suricata: '13/8/2015 -- 06:28:02 - <Error> - [ERRCODE: SC_ERR_FOPEN(44)] - Failed to reopen file "/home/sensors/data/dmzi/stats.log".Stats logging will now be disabled. ‘
> When you reload rules (or is it when suri tries to rollover the stats file).
> I am guessing that the problem is that the file is created before suri drops privs (it is owned by root) and when suri tries to reopen it later if fails,
> Russell
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