[Bro] Installing Bro-1.5.1 Ubuntu 9.10 Problem with gcc

Justin Azoff JAzoff at uamail.albany.edu
Thu Feb 11 08:08:09 PST 2010

On Thu, Feb 11, 2010 at 07:05:47AM -0800, ssm_as wrote:
>  I am trying to install bro under Ubuntu 9.10
>     I did the following:
>     apt-get install libncurses5-dev
>     apt-get install g++
>     apt-get install bison
>     apt-get install flex
>     apt-get install libmagic-dev
>     apt-get install libgeoip-dev
>     apt-get install libssl-dev
> Then I type the following as a root
>     ./configure --enable shippedpcap

I've been working on debian packages for Bro, you probably also need:


and don't use shippedpcap

and if you plan on running broctl, the 'time' package

Then it should build without any issues.

-- Justin Azoff
-- Network Security & Performance Analyst

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