[Bro] broctl startup error
Azoff, Justin S
jazoff at illinois.edu
Wed Aug 30 17:46:53 PDT 2017
> On Aug 30, 2017, at 6:38 PM, Allen, Brian <BrianAllen at wustl.edu> wrote:
> I just upgraded my BRO cluster machines from ubuntu 14.02 to 16.04. I just installed the latest version of BRO on the manager. All the machines in the cluster return this:
> $ bro --version
> bro version 2.5-294
> But when I try to run broctl on the manager to start it up again, I get this error:
> $ sudo broctl
> Warning: the SitePolicyStandalone option is deprecated (use SitePolicyScripts instead).
> Welcome to BroControl 1.7-7
> Type "help" for help.
> [BroControl] > check
> manager scripts failed.
> /bin/sh: 1: Syntax error: "(" unexpected
Well, that's a new one.. I wonder if you have a '(' in one of your settings..
broctl config | grep '('
grep '^[^#].*(' -r /usr/local/bro/etc/
I was able to reproduce a similar error by adding
to the config.
- Justin Azoff
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