It is very difficult for anyone to answer your question without some idea of what you already know and understand, and with out more specifics.
If you cannot do someone any good: don't do them any harm....
As long as you did this to one of these, the least of my little ones............you did it unto Me.
What profiteth a man if he gains the entire World at the expense of his immortal soul?
You are probably better off just downloading the official documentation. (take the pdf to kinkos or any other print place and they'll print it out and bind it for you. i have a machine at work that does this and it is the best way i've found.)
The tutorials out there are most likely outdated. Snort changes so frequently that the only way to stay up to date is with the official documentation.
I'm in the process of testing an upgrade to 2.6... there are considerable changes between 2.4 and 2.6 as far as preprocessors, dynamic processors and configs are concerned. fun stuff!
Quitmzilla is a firefox extension that gives you stats on how long you have quit smoking, how much money you\'ve saved, how much you haven\'t smoked and recent milestones. Very helpful for people who quit smoking and used to smoke at their computers... Helps out with the urges.