[PATCH] suricata: Enable EVE logging

Michael Tremer michael.tremer at ipfire.org
Thu Jun 6 08:54:23 BST 2019


Okay. Merged.

> On 5 Jun 2019, at 18:10, Stefan Schantl <stefan.schantl at ipfire.org> wrote:
> 
> Hello Michael & Erik,
> 
> when building suricata here, the build process automatically detected
> and successfully linked the final suricata binary against libjannson.
> 
> I'm fine with your patch, because it hard switches libjannson support
> to on and the entire build process would be fail, if the library could
> not be linked or the include files are missing....
> 
> Best regards,
> 
> -Stefan
> 
> Acked-by: Stefan Schantl <stefan.schantl at ipfire.org>
> 
>> Hi Michael,
>> 
>> On Mi, 2019-06-05 at 09:53 +0100, Michael Tremer wrote:
>>> Hi Erik,
>>> 
>>> I believe that Stefan has already enabled this in this commit:
>>> 
>>> 
>>> https://git.ipfire.org/?p=ipfire-2.x.git;a=commitdiff;h=616395f37c6d096607283cc17e5554cc03e9bcc6
>> 
>> this is indeed a needed step to build Jansson before Suricata, 
>> made the same while an experimental try with EVEbox 
>> --> https://forum.ipfire.org/viewtopic.php?f=50&t=22693#p124673
>> but there was also the need to include the jansson libs in the LFS
>> too.
>> 
>>> Are you saying that the library wasn’t linked before?
>> Have looked in version 'v2.23-core131-215-gc899be2fd' where Stefans 
>> patch is already included but if i change to chroot and execute a
>> 
>> suricata --build-info | grep jansson
>> 
>> i get
>> 
>>  libjansson support:                      no
>> 
>> so yes, i think the library isn´t linked even Jansson has been build
>> before Suricata.
>> 
>> 
>>> I am not sure what this patch is meant to achieve - assuming that
>>> Stefan’s change isn’t broken.
>> Possibly Suricata do not searches automatically for libjansson ?
>> 
>>> -Michael
>> 
>> Best,
>> 
>> Erik
>> 
>>>> On 4 Jun 2019, at 14:00, Erik Kapfer <ummeegge at ipfire.org> wrote:
>>>> 
>>>> The EVE output facility outputs alerts, metadata, file info and
>>>> protocol specific records through JSON.
>>>> for further informations please see --> 
>>>> https://suricata.readthedocs.io/en/suricata-4.1.2/output/eve/index.html
>>>> .
>>>> 
>>>> Signed-off-by: Erik Kapfer <ummeegge at ipfire.org>
>>>> ---
>>>> lfs/suricata | 2 ++
>>>> 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+)
>>>> 
>>>> diff --git a/lfs/suricata b/lfs/suricata
>>>> index 310920606..6f779d875 100644
>>>> --- a/lfs/suricata
>>>> +++ b/lfs/suricata
>>>> @@ -80,6 +80,8 @@ $(TARGET) : $(patsubst
>>>> %,$(DIR_DL)/%,$(objects))
>>>> 		--enable-nfqueue \
>>>> 		--disable-static \
>>>> 		--disable-python \
>>>> +		--with-libjansson-libraries=/usr/lib \
>>>> +		--with-libjansson-includes=/usr/include \
>>>> 		--disable-suricata-update
>>>> 	cd $(DIR_APP) && make $(MAKETUNING)
>>>> 	cd $(DIR_APP) && make install
>>>> -- 
>>>> 2.12.2
>>>> 



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