Clamscan eats a lot of cpu

Ben Tisdall ben.tisdall at
Fri Oct 10 13:08:07 IST 2008

Steven Andrews wrote:
> Most of my boxes are very low volume.  I quit using clamd when it had a
> habit of just dying for not good reason; is it happy and stable now?

Extremely stable for me for quite a few years now.

> Is there a wiki for setting up clamd?

Not sure, but using the rpmforge packages should be pretty easy.

Personally I prefer to install it from from source, it isn't difficult.

Ben Tisdall
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