snort fails to build

Marius Schamschula lists at
Thu Nov 6 18:44:13 PST 2014


See for the current status of snort.

On Nov 6, 2014, at 7:51 PM, Christopher Burns <ckburns5 at> wrote:

> Hello All,
> I was using snort from macports on Mavericks, however after migrating to Yosemite and updating/compiling macports, snort no longer installs.
> Regrettably, it appears there is no maintainer for snort (port info --maintainers snort -> maintainers: nomaintainer at
> The failure seems to occur when it is building the plugins, 
> :info:build make[3]: Entering directory `/opt/local/var/macports/build/_opt_local_var_macports_sources_rsync.macports.org_release_tarballs_ports_net_snort/snort/work/snort-'
> ...
> :info:build In file included from spo_alert_syslog.c:70:
> :info:build ../../src/strlcatu.h:24:8: error: expected parameter declarator
> :info:build size_t strlcat(char *, const char *, size_t);
> ...more errors...
> Does anyone know of a workaround or if there is a new maintainer of this port?
> Thanks,
> Chris
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Marius Schamschula

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