> I would say that sa-compile is the preferred method due to its
> performance benefits. There aren't many (any?) drawbacks to using it.
> That said, I still cannot get it to work on my system. Everything works
> fine with the standard rulesets, but as soon as I enable the compiled
> rules, I start getting lots of errors in the logs about duplicated
> rules. Nobody had any suggestions for me when I posted this problem, so
> apparently it's not affecting a lot of people, but keep an eye on your
> logs after enabling it.
> Other than that, just keep in mind that you will need to add the
> sa-compile command to your update scripts. sa-update will not compile
> the updated rules for you.
> --
> Bowie


What opsys and version are you using?

If you have some of the error messages, can you re-post?

I tried to google your name with several parameters to bring up the old
posts regarding your situation, yet didn't locate it.


- rh