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Old 02-26-2011, 08:04 PM   #1
lelali
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testing honeyd


i use ubuntu 10.4and i installed the honeyd running this command line apt-get install honeyd.
when i write whereis honeyd the answer is
Code:
honeyd: /usr/bin/honeyd /usr/lib/honeyd /usr/include/honeyd /usr/share/honeyd /usr/share/man/man8/honeyd.8.gz
im trying to start it but im not sure in which path should i write the command lines. cause when i tried this
./honeyd -f config.sample 10.0.0.0/8
bash: ./honeyd: No such file or directory

After i typed
Code:
root@dan-laptop:/# honeyd -f config.sample 10.0.0.0/8

Honeyd V1.5c Copyright (c) 2002-2007 Niels Provos
honeyd[1982]: started with -f config.sample 10.0.0.0/8
honeyd[1982]: listening promiscuously on eth0: (arp or ip proto 47 or (udp and src port 67 and dst port 68) or (ip and (net 10.0.0.0/8))) and not ether src aa:00:04:00:0a:04
honeyd: fopen(config.sample): No such file or directory
what does it means?must i edit the config file?

im lost i dont know what to do and how to work with it.
thank u.

p.s. i apology for my English i hope u understand me.

Last edited by lelali; 02-26-2011 at 08:06 PM.
 
Old 02-26-2011, 08:18 PM   #2
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A good place to start is here:

http://www.honeyd.org/configuration.php

A question though.... "im lost i dont know what to do and how to work with it." If you are going to ask that, then why did you install it in the first place?

Cheers,

Josh
 
Old 02-26-2011, 08:48 PM   #3
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root@dan-laptop:/# honeyd -f config.sample 10.0.0.0/8
Are you sure your config.sample file is located in / as your current directory seems /.
Give the full path in the command to config.sample file and also run it in debugging mode under sorted out.
 
  


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