clamav rpms

Scott Silva ssilva at
Thu Jul 31 21:03:54 IST 2008

on 7-31-2008 12:42 PM Richard Frovarp spake the following:
> Scott Silva wrote:
>> on 7-31-2008 6:24 AM Greg Matthews spake the following:
>>> did I miss something?
>>> getting a little worried about still running clam 0.92.1 so 
>>> investigated the possibility of switching to clamd rather than 
>>> clamavmodule.
>>> The recommendation on the wiki is to use rpms from Dag's repo. 
>>> However, it seems that the newest there is 0.92.1 too.
>>> Jules' easy install version doesnt work in clamavmodule mode (make 
>>> test fails during Mail::ClamAV) and Dag doesnt have recent rpms. 
>>> Looks like I'll have to compile from source afterall.
>>> G
>> I think Dags webpage doesn't track the repo very well since he joined 
>> rpmforge. The rpmforge repo is current;
>> clamav-0.93.3-1.rf.x86_64
>> clamd-0.93.3-1.rf.x86_64
>> clamav-db-0.93.3-1.rf.x86_64
> However, when I run freshclam, it reports back 0.93.1.

freshclam -V
ClamAV 0.93.3/7903/Thu Jul 31 11:51:18 2008

Did you have Julian's or other source installed and then install rpm?
That will bork things. You would need to remove source compiled version first.

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