[Bro] Bro-IDS ready for OpenBSD 5.2?

Slagell, Adam J slagell at illinois.edu
Thu Dec 6 07:17:35 PST 2012

We have not included OpenBSD in our nightly build & test environment, but have considered it. Mostly we test against common Linux distros, FreeBSD, and the latest Mac OS. So right now we can't really say as we haven't specifically tested it for OpenBSD compatibility.

On Dec 6, 2012, at 9:08 AM, carlopmart <carlopmart at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi all,
> I have two OpenBSD 5.2 IDS sensors with snort installed acting as a
> transparent bridges with CARP configured. After some time testing
> Bro-IDS under a one CentOS sensor, I would like to try bro-ids under
> these OpenBSD boxes as a workers and one CentOS host as a proxy and
> management node but according to Bro-IDS FAQ:
> "Generally, please note that we do not regularly test OpenBSD builds. We
> appreciate any patches that improve Bro’s support for this platform."
> Then, is not Bro-IDS ready for OpenBSD platforms for production
> environments??
> Thanks.
> -- 
> CL Martinez
> carlopmart {at} gmail {d0t} com
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National Center for Supercomputing Applications
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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