[Fwd: Clamav and Amavisd]

Gabor Kovesdan gabor at FreeBSD.org
Fri Mar 2 07:25:51 UTC 2007

Carlos Fernando Assis Paniago schrieb:
> Hi: I was running clamav and amavisd with postfix... With the recent
> change in clamav (0.90), I was receiving this error:
> Mar  1 19:08:55 norma amavisd[75399]: Virus scanner failure:
> /usr/local/bin/clamscan (error code: 40)
> Looking this error I find out:
> in amavisd I find the following line: (363 in /usr/local/sbin/amavisd)
>     chop($output = `$clamscan --stdout -r -w --one-virus 
> $TEMPDIR/parts`);
> And trying to use the clamscan with this options I find that:
> "-w --one-virus" is deprecated.
> What is the solution? (for now I changed the amavisd stuff), but is this
> the correct solution? Is someone finding this error (in this case the
> clamscan is not working) also?
> The other solution is to come back this options in clamav.
> Carlos Paniago 

thanks for pointing this issue out. I think the best solution is to 
contact the developer of amavisd-new and ask him to check it. I put him 
to the CC list. Mark, could you take a look, please?

Thanks in advance,

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