[Oisf-users] Suricata rule reload issues

Victor Julien lists at inliniac.net
Mon May 11 14:46:42 UTC 2015

On 05/11/2015 03:53 PM, Aleksey wrote:
> Hi guys!
> I remember some time ago there was a memory leak issue when trying to
> reload new rules into running suricata. It was described here, I guess:
> https://redmine.openinfosecfoundation.org/issues/1358
> It is now fixed, am I right?
> Or should I restart suricata by using kill $pid-of-suricata and start it
> again?
> I remember another bug if doing so:
> https://redmine.openinfosecfoundation.org/issues/1360
> Please advice the best way to apply new rules to suricata. I use latest
> suricata 2.0.8.

This issue is only addressed in 2.1 as it involved a redesign of the
reload process.

Victor Julien
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