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Re: [Clamav-users] ClamAV-clamd av-scanner FAILED and ClamAV-clamscan av-scanner FAILED

From: Federico Giovannini <federico.giovannini_at_nospam>
Date: Tue Aug 18 2009 - 16:51:44 GMT
To: ClamAV users ML <clamav-users@lists.clamav.net>


Hi everybody again,

I add some other information hoping it could be useful for understanding my trouble. Please Help!

Here's clamconf -n, and uname -a output:  > uname -a
 > Linux scilla 2.6.18-hardened #2 SMP Mon Mar 12 14:41:57 CET 2007 i686 Intel(R) Xeon(TM) CPU 2.80GHz GenuineIntel GNU/Linux

 >clamconf -n
 >Checking configuration files in /etc

Config file: clamd.conf



LogFile = "/var/log/clamav/clamd.log"
LogTime = "yes"
LogVerbose = "yes"
PidFile = "/var/run/clamav/clamd.pid"
LocalSocket = "/var/amavis/clamd.sock"
MaxConnectionQueueLength = "30"
User = "amavis"
ScanArchive disabled

Config file: freshclam.conf



PidFile = "/var/run/clamav/freshclam.pid" UpdateLogFile = "/var/log/clamav/freshclam.log" DatabaseOwner = "amavis"
Checks = "24"
DatabaseMirror = "database.clamav.net"

clamav-milter.conf not found

Software settings



Version: 0.95.2
Optional features supported: MEMPOOL CLAMUKO AUTOIT_EA06 RAR Database directory: /var/lib/clamav
main.cvd: version 51, sigs: 545035, built on Thu May 14 16:28:45 2009 main.cld: version 51, sigs: 545035, built on Thu May 14 16:28:45 2009 daily.cld: version 9710, sigs: 64766, built on Tue Aug 18 16:06:45 2009

> Hi all,
>
> I'm new in this mailing-list and also as clamav-user so sorry for my elementary questions.
> With my configuration gentoo, postfix ( 2.2.11-r1), amavisd-new (2.5.2) and ClamAV 0.95.2 sometimes when my mailserver receives emails with attachments, clamd stops working and also clamscan dies as indicated in the following amavis logs:
>
> Aug 17 03:42:59 scilla.sestante.net /usr/sbin/amavisd[10531]: (10531-12) (!!)TROUBLE in check_mail: virus_scan FAILED: virus_scan: ALL VIRUS SCANNERS FAILED: ClamAV-clamd av-scanner FAILED: CODE(0x8011a434) Too many retries to talk to /var/amavis/clamd.sock (Can't connect to UNIX socket /var/amavis/clamd.sock: Connection refused) at (eval 67) line 310. at (eval 67) line 511.; ClamAV-clamscan av-scanner FAILED: /usr/bin/clamscan DIED on signal 11 (000b) at (eval 67) line 511.
>
> I took a look also to clamd.log but there are not FATAL evidence.
>
> After this trouble, the crashing emails remain in my postqueue and i cannot restart clamd until I delete them.
>
> How can I find where is the problem and how can I solve it?
>
> Please Help Me
>
> F.
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