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 From:  Chris Buechler <cbuechler at gmail dot com>
 To:  Fady Makar <fady dot makar at mapds dot com dot au>
 Cc:  m0n0wall list <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Re: Generic PC Version - m0n0 1.1b17 + snort
 Date:  Fri, 1 Oct 2004 01:51:46 -0400
On Fri, 1 Oct 2004 15:43:57 +1000, Fady Makar <fady dot makar at mapds dot com dot au> wrote:
> But wouldn't be nice for all of us to benefit form that as well since it
> has already been developed, I mean I Am sure that there are lots of us
> out there waiting for this feature, I am currently using the m0n0 1.1b17
> + snort and have tried to upgrade to 1.1 as I thought that I can
> continue with the snort feature since it was saved to the floppy
> configurations, but I thought wrong and it didn't work.... I know that
> all the m0n0 gurus developing and always updating to the better monowall
> but plz consider this feature in the future of M0n0Wall....
> 

That's up to Manuel.  I'm sure he has a good reason for not including
it (yet, or maybe never).

If I had to guess, I'd say it's not included because m0n0wall is
targeted towards embedded devices, which don't have the resources of a
full blown PC, and Snort is a resource hog (no pun intended).