MailScanner clamavmodule hangs

Martin.Hepworth martinh at
Wed Aug 20 11:55:19 IST 2008


Clam 0.90 is really old and might not be supported for updates anymore..

What does "clamscan" (with or without the -v) and freshclam give you?

Martin Hepworth
Snr Systems Administrator
Solid State Logic
Tel: +44 (0)1865 842300

> -----Original Message-----
> From: mailscanner-bounces at
> [mailto:mailscanner-bounces at] On Behalf Of ram
> Sent: 20 August 2008 11:06
> To: MailScanner discussion
> Subject: MailScanner clamavmodule hangs
> I have some locking problem with Clamavmodule here I have
> perl-Mail-CLamav version 0.20 and clam version 0.90  used in
> MailScanner 4.70 (latest)
> It had been working fine till yesterday , but now when I
> start MailScanner all the child processes go into a state of
> "starting children"
> I disable clamavmodule and MailScanner works fine
> Thanks
> Ram
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