[Bro] More questions

Paul Schmehl pauls at utdallas.edu
Sat Jul 14 14:52:45 PDT 2007

--On July 14, 2007 12:10:22 AM -0700 Vern Paxson <vern at icir.org> wrote:

>> Now I have another question - how do you daemonize bro?
> There's no mechanism beyond '&' from a shell.  I'm confused by your
> statement that this isn't available from a startup script, since we
> routinely run shell scripts (that then background things) on our
> FreeBSD systems upon startup.
I figured it out.  I can't use a standard rc.subr script to start bro.  I 
have to use bro.rc.

Paul Schmehl (pauls at utdallas.edu)
Senior Information Security Analyst
The University of Texas at Dallas
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