[Bro] Debugging Bro Scripts Where action = Notice::ACTION_EMAIL

Seth Hall seth at icir.org
Wed Aug 29 10:10:19 PDT 2012

On Aug 28, 2012, at 4:22 PM, Chris Crawford <christopher.p.crawford at gmail.com> wrote:

> If you plan to test a new script where you expect it to send an email
> via the Notice framework, I recommend that you send traffic that ought
> to should trigger an email alert over the wire.

Why are you looking to send an email while reading a tracefile?  The same notice will be in the notice.log.  

I do agree that we should output a reporter message if someone tries to send an email while reading a tracefile though, we just can't sneak that feature into 2.1 but I'll file a ticket for it.


Seth Hall
International Computer Science Institute
(Bro) because everyone has a network

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