Can't see the error of my ways - Clamd
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Tue Nov 11 14:15:33 GMT 2008
Steve Campbell wrote:
> Really frustated, as I should be able to see this.
> I have installed the latest MS and the Clamd rpms on a machine, and
> then, after seeing that it is running fine, onto two other machines.
> The first is still running fine. The other two are reporting the error
> in my maillog:
> ::ERROR:: UNKNOWN CLAMD RETURN ./lstat() failed. ERROR ::
> Now, I have tried to figure out where the ownership and permissions
> are going haywire, but haven't been able to. I am running sendmail.
> I can stop MS, change the ownership of the incoming directory to
> clamav.root on the bad machine as it is on the nicely-running machine.
> When I start MS and it creates the first temp directory under
> incoming, it changes the ownership back to root.clamav for the
> directory incoming and the temp directories. I have tried comparing
> the MS.conf files and the clamd.conf files, but see no difference.
> Does anyone have a clue?
Have you checked all the ownership and permissions settings in
MailScanner.conf? I would suspect that's where your problem is,
MailScanner will be overwriting your manually set permissions.
Julian Field MEng CITP CEng
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