clamd with mailscanner

Julian Field MailScanner at
Thu Jan 31 18:14:47 GMT 2008

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Also, make sure you are using the "clamavmodule" or "clamd" setting in 
"Virus Scanners =" in MailScanner.conf. Don't use the "clamav" setting 
as it is very slow and inefficient compared to either of the other two 
ways of using that scanner.

Pablo Allietti wrote:
> i solve the problem... i have clamav 0.88 toooo old..
> i upgrade to 0.92 and its work perfectly now. thanks a lot
> Julian Field wrote:
>> Pablo Allietti wrote:
>>> i have a problem. i recently buy a server with core 2 duo and install
>>> mailscanner with calamv i have a 200 e-mail daily traffic.. (nothing)
>>> but clamav eating my CPU. 100% with clamav process when processing a
>>> e-mail. is any option or sintax to add to clamav to dont "eat" my cpu?
>> How did you install ClamAV and clamd? And where did you get them from?
>> What is your "Virus Scanners =" setting in MailScanner.conf?
>> Jules


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