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Re: [Clamav-users] HAVP + Linux RAMdisk errors

From: Strykar <strykar_at_nospam>
Date: Fri Aug 14 2009 - 20:04:49 GMT
To: "'ClamAV users ML'" <clamav-users@lists.clamav.net>


From: clamav-users-bounces@lists.clamav.net [mailto:clamav-users-bounces@lists.clamav.net] On Behalf Of Tomasz Kojm

>this is definitely a permission related issue. Please try adding -o
uid=xxx,gid=yyy
>(where xxx and yyy are the uid and gid numbers of 'clamav' respectively) to
your
>mount command or to /etc/fstab and let us know if this fixes the problem.

The patch for adding UID/GID for ext3 has just been committed recently.

>Another solution would be creating a new directory /mnt/memory/clamav with
>proper permissions and then pointing clamav to this directory instead of
>/mnt/memory.

Mounting to /mnt/memory/clamav and then chown -R /mnt/memory fixed the permission issue, thank you!!

>The strace snippet was too short to say what's the reason for them but for
>sure it's not a buggy RAM :-)

Right again, memtest shows no error in the RAM chips.

Problem solved, thanks again for your help Tomas. - S.



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