[Bro] Disabling interface packet messages?

Daniel Thayer dnthayer at illinois.edu
Fri Jun 12 09:19:59 PDT 2015

You can set this in your broctl.cfg file:


That will turn off those emails, but it will also turn off
the functionality related to this (such as writing to the
spool/stats.log file).

On 06/12/2015 09:56 AM, Donaldson, John wrote:
> Is there any way to disable the ³X is not seeing any packets on interface
> Y²/³X is seeing packets again on interface Y² messages that run with the
> scheduled Cron jobs? I¹m monitoring a link which, naturally, has extended
> periods without any traffic, and these alerts clutter up my inbox and
> don¹t bring me much value.
> John Donaldson
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