[Aide] installing aide

Richard van den Berg richard at vdberg.org
Mon Jul 30 20:32:52 EEST 2007

frank coldewe wrote:
> Hello,
> i have installed aide on a root-server. First i start aide -i. Then i 
> copyed /tmp/empty/aide.db.new to /var/lib/aide/
> then cp -p /var/lib/aide/aide.db.new /var/lib/aide/aide.db.
> When i start aide -C i get:
> one78:/etc/aide# aide -C
> Database does not have attr field.
> Comparation may be incorrect
> Generating attr-field from dbspec
> It might be a good Idea to regenerate databases. Sorry.
> db_char2line():Error while reading database
> Abgebrochen
> What is wron?

You need to send the contents of your aide.conf file. Also the output of
"aide -C -V255" would be helpful.


Richard van den Berg

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