[Bro] bro segfaults on startup

David Vasil dmvasil at ornl.gov
Wed Jan 11 05:52:24 PST 2006


Robin Sommer wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 10, 2006 at 14:53 -0500, David Vasil wrote:
> 
> 
>>`/usr/lib/libresolv.a(ns_parse.o)' is incompatible with i386:x86-64 output
> 
> 
> That sounds indeed familiar. On the SUSE system, this hack solved
> the problem:
> 
> (1) Patching configure.in:
> 
> --- configure.in~       2005-12-22 01:12:21.000000000 +0100
> +++ configure.in        2005-12-22 01:12:21.000000000 +0100
> @@ -241,7 +241,7 @@
>  dnl Specifying a specific resolver library seems to work/be necessary
>  dnl on all OSs, but Darwin needs -lresolv instead of
>  /usr/lib/libresolv.a
>  dnl We define the default here and overwrite below. --ck
> -bro_libresolv="/usr/lib/libresolv.a"
> +bro_libresolv="/usr/lib64/libresolv.a"
> 
>  case "$target_os" in
> 
> (2) Running ./autogen.sh
> 
> (3) LDFLAGS=-L/usr/lib64/termcap/ ./configure
> 
> Robin 

This did indeed fix my problems.  Thank you very much.  Bro now 
successfully initializes and begins running.

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