On Wed, Mar 14, 2012 at 10:12 -0500, you wrote:
Quick question. I am getting a timeout when trying to
variable containing the root_certs. I am just wondering if this is due
to having too many trusted certs loaded or if this is just a
limitation of the broctl print function.
Pretty certainly the latter, the table itself shouldn't have a problem
with many entries. Bro's current git version has a new option to
increase the BroControl timeout for print, but here's another thing
you can do to see the output:
Add this to your local.bro:
Get a small trace and run it through broctl's "process" command:
broctl process path/to/trace
This will print all the certs to stdout (and then process the trace).
(Trace content doesn't matter; one of Bro's test traces will do, like
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