[Bro] error: script must be run on manager node

Tyler Schoenke Tyler.Schoenke at colorado.edu
Tue Feb 16 15:15:08 PST 2010

Never mind,

I got it working by adding /sbin and /usr/sbin to the path.

0-59/5 * * * * /usr/local/bro/bin/broctl cron


On 02/16/2010 02:41 PM, Tyler Schoenke wrote:
> I just installed Bro on Linux, CentOS 5.3 x86_64, and am getting this
> error message when Bro tries to restart from cron.  I can start Bro fine
> from the command line.  Any ideas?
> Subject: Cron <root at xxxxxxxx> /usr/local/bro/bin/broctl cron
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=UTF-8
> Auto-Submitted: auto-generated
> X-Cron-Env: <SHELL=/bin/sh>
> X-Cron-Env: <HOME=/root>
> X-Cron-Env: <PATH=/usr/bin:/bin>
> X-Cron-Env: <LOGNAME=root>
> X-Cron-Env: <USER=root>
> error: script must be run on manager node

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