Question on upgrading ClamAV

Drew Marshall drew at THEMARSHALLS.CO.UK
Tue Feb 1 18:48:36 GMT 2005

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Jason Williams wrote:

> At 09:05 AM 2/1/2005, you wrote:
>> a bit of advice from from /usr/ports/UPDATING:
>> 20041222:
>>   AFFECTS: users of security/clamav, security/clamav-devel
>>   AUTHOR: jylefort at
>>   The ClamAV database path has changed from /usr/local/share/clamav to
>>   /var/db/clamav. You should update the DatabaseDirectory keyword in
>>   /usr/local/etc/clamd.conf and /usr/local/etc/freshclam.conf.
> Ya. I just saw that when I was flipping through the file.
> Don't I feel grand this morning.

Don't be too hard on yourself, I missed it too :-(

Don't forget to change MailScanner.conf if you are using the ClamAV perl
module to reflect the new db location


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