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).