Clamscan and RAR failures

Julian Field mailscanner at
Tue Aug 24 13:45:22 IST 2004

At 13:02 24/08/2004, you wrote:
>Hi All.
>FreeBSD 4.10
>Perl 5.8.2
>MailScanner 4.32.4
>clamscan / ClamAV version 0.72
>I am getting the following error when running tests from the site
>on RAR files.
>ClamAVModule::ERROR:: RAR module failure.:: ./i7OBkkhH019323/eicar.rar
>I've read through the archives, applied the patch to as
>mentioned in e-mails from Julian on Fri, 13 Aug. I've restarted MailScanner
>and had the eicar.rar file resent from and get the same error.

But is it detecting the viruses in them?
Julian Field
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