Panda not working
Glenn.Steen at AP1.SE
Wed Mar 9 16:31:47 GMT 2005
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> [mailto:MAILSCANNER at JISCMAIL.AC.UK] On Behalf Of Paul Welsh
> Sent: den 8 mars 2005 22:47
> To: MAILSCANNER at JISCMAIL.AC.UK
> Subject: Re: Panda not working
> > -----Original Message-----
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> > [mailto:MAILSCANNER at JISCMAIL.AC.UK] On Behalf Of Steen, Glenn
> > Sent: 08 March 2005 11:56
> > To: MAILSCANNER at JISCMAIL.AC.UK
> > Subject: Re: Panda not working
> > Interresting.... I'm testing with the "free" version rpm.
> > Some info and runs:
> > # rpm -qi pavcl
> > Name : pavcl Relocations: (not
> > relocatable)
> > Version : 7.01.00 Vendor: (none)
> > Release : 1 Build Date: ons
> > 11 aug 2004 13.37.00
> > Install Date: mån 7 mar 2005 15.24.09 Build Host: spd
> > Group : Applications/System Source RPM:
> > pavcl-7.01.00-1.src.rpm
> > Size : 8964781 License: Panda
> > Sowftware International
> > Signature : (none)
> > Summary : Panda Antivirus for Linux 7.01.00.0004
> Here's the "current" version of pavcl from the registered
> users section of
> Panda's site
> # rpm -qi pavcl
> Name : pavcl Relocations: (not relocateable)
> Version : 7.0 Vendor: (none)
> Release : 1 Build Date: Tue 01 Jul 2003
> 07:57:05 BST
> Install Date: Tue 08 Mar 2005 20:47:22 GMT Build Host: spd
> Group : Applications/System Source RPM: pavcl-7.0-1.src.rpm
> Size : 5145014 License: Panda Sowftware
> Signature : (none)
> Summary : Panda Antivirus for Linux 7.0
So the "free" version is newer than the "eval" or "buy" version.
> Anyow, it doesn't work with MailScanner. No viruses were found by Panda
> today. F-Prot and Bitdefender found 126 each and ClamAV 133.
Is this with the orinal panda-wrapper, or with my kludge? Is it with the
My kludge wouldn't work, since ProcessPandaOutput assumes a lot about the
output from panda-wrapper, and ... well, it might be wrong:-).
The old wrapper-script _should_ work within MS (Test it out with an Eicar).
> One other point. Yesterday you advised testing it with the -HEU option in
> order to "Activate heuristic detection method". I delete viruses so isn't
> using heuristic detection a bit dangerous?
Oh, sorry. I quarantine, so didn't think of the possibility.
> I must say, I'm getting rather tired of Panda...
Wellcome to the club:-).
I'm been tinkering a bit with the old script, to make it able to function
outside MS (both /path/to/file_or_dir and ../path_or_file), but it's not
quite ready yet. Should be sometime tomorrow, if my brain unsnarls ...:)
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