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Re: [Clamav-users] testvirus detected but not filtered

From: Ehmke Eggert <eggert.ehmke_at_nospam>
Date: Wed May 21 2008 - 21:34:19 GMT
To: ClamAV users ML <>

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> Ok, I found it. There exists a bug in clamav 0.90.1 (did not find a bug
> number, only some comments in the web) that makes it take very long to build
> the socket. After some 15 minutes after restart of the clamd it works. This
> old version is provided by Debian Etch, should I switch to a new version?
> Eggert

You may want to use Debian's volatile repository which ensures you get recent (0.92.1) clamav but for Etch / stable. This repository will ensure, for example, that you have an accurate tzdata package too. I believe 0.93.x will appear there soon -- when the DD has some time.

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That's what I did in the meantime. Thank you all for your comments. Now I am ready to fight spam and virus attacks!


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