snort: An open source network intrusion detection system1

Package available in: [trunk] [8.0] [7.0] [6.0] [2.1]

Snort is an open source network intrusion detection system, capable of performing real-time traffic analysis and packet logging on IP networks.

... part of T2, get it here


Author: Marty Roesch <roesch [at] clark [dot] net>
Maintainer: The T2 Project <t2 [at] t2-project [dot] org>

License: GPL
Status: Stable
Version: 2.8.6

Remark: Does not allow parallel builds.

Download: snort-2.8.6.tar.gz
Download: snortrules-pr-2.4.tar.gz

T2 source: snort.cache
T2 source: snort.conf
T2 source: snort.desc
T2 source: snort.init

Build time (on reference hardware): 50% (relative to binutils)2

Installed size (on reference hardware): 11.87 MB, 3826 files

Dependencies (build time detected): 00-dirtree bash binutils bzip2 coreutils diffutils findutils flex gawk gcc glibc gnutls grep libgcrypt libgpg-error libpcap libprelude libtasn1 libtool linux-header m4 make mktemp mysql net-tools openssl pcre postgresql sed sysfiles tar zlib

Installed files (on reference hardware): n.a.

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2) Compatible with Linux From Scratch's "Standard Build Unit" (SBU).