clamd dying

Paul Macdonald paul at
Wed Feb 16 21:09:25 UTC 2011

On 16/02/2011 20:46, Chuck Swiger wrote:
> Hi--
> On Feb 16, 2011, at 12:40 PM, Paul Macdonald wrote:
>> Anyone seeing clamd dying sporadically, in my case usually once a day or so..?
>> I first noticed this a few versions ago, which was due to the JIT byte code extension , and as a result i check the daemon every 5 mins and restart as required.
> While I'd like to guess which platform you are using, which version of clamd, etc, my crystal ball is being repaired-- you'll have to provide a bit more information.
> Anyway, if the crashes are readily reproducible, either run clamd under gdb or make arrangements for it to dump core for subsequent debugging.
> Regards,
sorry, its all current tho obviously :P

8.1-RELEASE i386 (hmm its a xeon, poss someone used wrong install disk)

typical dmesg is

pid 74935 (clamd), uid 106: exited on signal 11

I was mainly interested to see if anyone else was seeing anything simliar.

will try your gdb tip.

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