debug of virus scanner conversation

Nick Phillips nwp at LEMON-COMPUTING.COM
Mon Dec 17 11:01:28 GMT 2001

On Sun, Dec 16, 2001 at 09:03:05AM +1000, Scott Farrell wrote:
> Just an update.
> Below are succesfull and failed scanning logs. You'll notice the
> successgul one takes about 2 seconds, and the failed one is instant with
> no logging.
> Restarting mailscanner fixes the problem, but it eventually re-occurs.
> Any Ideas?

memory? inoculate being updated and locking between mailscanner/inoculate
not working properly? try redirecting the child process' STDERR to somewhere
you can see? flush STDOUT before doing the open?

That's all off the top of my head.

Nick Phillips -- nwp at
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