MSRBL-Spam issues

Allan Spencer allan at
Wed Sep 3 03:47:16 IST 2008

Not a biggie but realised I had an older version of the script which now 
checks if the db's are corrupt or not so that should help it from 
happening again

But still the same issue and also tested on a clients server theyre 
seeing a corrupt db as well


Allan Spencer wrote:
> This morning around 7am I was met with a looping MS Server so after 
> doing a --debug --lint found the following
> LibClamAV Error: cli_hex2str(): Malformed hexstring: 
> 687474703A2F2F7777772E77656262616E6E6572736F6E6C696E652E636F6 (length: 
> 61)
> LibClamAV Error: Problem parsing database at line 2746
> LibClamAV Error: Can't load /usr/local/share/clamav/MSRBL-SPAM.ndb: 
> Malformed database
> ClamAV Module ERROR:: Could not load databases from 
> /usr/local/share/clamav at 
> /usr/lib/MailScanner/MailScanner/ line 548
> Delete the file and tried a manual reupdate but still does the same 
> thing so deleted it for now and disable cronjob. Just wondering if 
> anyone else has seen this ?
> 2 days ago upgraded to 4.71.10 but other than that nothing changed, 
> Centos 4.6 SA & Clam package off the MS site and no yum updates
> Any suggestions or assistance
> Thanks
> Allan

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