MalScanner & Clam V0.60 on Redhat 7.2 system

Julian Field mailscanner at
Wed Nov 5 09:38:57 GMT 2003

At 09:22 04/11/2003, you wrote:
>MailScanner & ClamAV on a Redhat 7.2 system !
>I have 2 problems with this:-
>/usr/bin/clamscan: invalid option -- I
>This is displaying V.054 if I do a /usr/bin/clamscan -V
>But if I do a /usr/local/bin/clamscan -V I get V0.60

Just have 1 copy of clam installed and set the relevant line in
/etc/MailScanner/MailScanner.conf to point to it.

>2)    When MailScanner tries to do a virus scan it put the following error
>in /var/log/maillog "ERROR: Can't access file /usr/local ."
>Why is it trying to access the FILE /usr/local when this is a directory ?

You are using the clamav-wrapper from one version with a different version
of MailScanner. Suggest you sort out your versions  :-)

>I have other 7.2 & 7.3 systems with the same MS 4.23-11, Spassassin V2.60,
>clam 0.60 with no problems but have just noticed this on this 1 system.
>Any clues ?
>This message has been scanned for viruses and
>dangerous content by MailScanner, and is
>believed to be clean.
>Marvin the E-Mail scanner

Julian Field
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