cron daemon error

Julian Field MailScanner at
Wed Aug 8 19:22:23 IST 2007

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Anthony Cartmell wrote:
>>> /usr/sbin/update_virus_scanners: line 39:
>>> /usr/lib/MailScanner/clamd-wrapper: No such file or directory
>>> and when i check in /usr/lib/MailScanner/
>>> the file is not there  clamd-wrapper
> I get this too, and /usr/lib/MailScanner/clamd-wrapper doesn't exist 
> (but clamav-wrapper is there) in my installation either. I think it's 
> the missing file, rather than the incorrect path, that is the problem.
> There is a clamd-wrapper in my backup taken on 22 June 2007, so I've 
> copied that across for now.
If you look in that directory, you may find a virus.scanners.conf.rpmnew 
which should be copied over virus.scanners.conf (and then checked to 
ensure the paths are right for your virus scanners.

There is no "missing file". Clamd-wrapper only existed in 1 version, I 
optimised it out of existence. You shouldn't copy it back and use it, 
your system will run slower as you'll be scanning everything twice with 
clamd. Replace the clamd-wrapper entry with /bin/false.


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