Sophos-autoupdate error 16777215
Ulysees at ULYSEES.COM
Mon Jan 27 17:14:00 GMT 2003
Had a similar issue sunday between 7:00 & 14:30 gmt
Lynx failed with error return 1
, Bad file descriptor at /usr/local/Sophos/bin/autoupdate line 77.
Bit late in the day for Slammer but maybe the Sophos site was just acting
----- Original Message -----
From: "Jeff A. Earickson" <jaearick at COLBY.EDU>
To: <MAILSCANNER at JISCMAIL.AC.UK>
Sent: Monday, January 27, 2003 5:06 PM
Subject: Re: [MAILSCANNER] Sophos-autoupdate error 16777215
> I got this message a lot this weekend, and my Sophos is up-to-date.
> I think the Slammer worm just slowed down the internet enough to
> cause lynx downloads to time out, and the script to fail. The script
> started working again later for me, without any changes.
> --- Jeff
> On Mon, 27 Jan 2003, Julian Field wrote:
> > Date: Mon, 27 Jan 2003 16:55:16 +0000
> > From: Julian Field <mailscanner at ECS.SOTON.AC.UK>
> > Reply-To: MailScanner mailing list <MAILSCANNER at JISCMAIL.AC.UK>
> > To: MAILSCANNER at JISCMAIL.AC.UK
> > Subject: Re: Sophos-autoupdate error 16777215
> > At 16:54 27/01/2003, you wrote:
> > >When I run Sophos-autoupdate I get the following output.
> > >
> > >Unzip failed with error return 16777215
> > >, Bad file descriptor at ./sophos-autoupdate line 83.
> > >
> > >
> > >What's going on?
> > Perhaps your installed copy of Sophos has just got too old and so they
> > aren't producing updates for it any more. Download and install the
> > version from their website and try again.
> > --
> > Julian Field
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