Clamd permission error
maxsec at gmail.com
Fri Nov 18 18:15:02 GMT 2011
Double check nothing has altered any of the permissions further up the tree
and the clamd user can access the files
On Friday, 18 November 2011, Steve Campbell <campbell at cnpapers.com> wrote:
> I'm pretty certain I looked through there. The settings are spread out
all across the config file, so I might have missed one (or four). I just
don't understand why I'm seeing this now (just one email) without having
> Thanks for all the help from everyone.
> On 11/18/2011 11:07 AM, Martin Hepworth wrote:
> yes you need to look carefully at the mailscanner.conf settings for
permssions etc. Theres good documentation in the file about running clamdd
and the things you need to setup
> Martin Hepworth
> Oxford, UK
> On 18 November 2011 14:53, Milenko Letic <mikoletic at gmail.com> wrote:
>> this is mod in my MailScanner.conf :
>> Incoming Work Permissions = 0644
>> maybe , maybe not help, but wish you luck
>> On Fri, Nov 18, 2011 at 3:43 PM, Steve Campbell <campbell at cnpapers.com>
>>> I'm getting the following error in my logs:
>>> Clamd::ERROR:: lstat() failed: Permission denied. ERRORClamd::ERROR::
lstat() failed: Permission denied......
>>> Looking back, I found a thread suggesting I should switch to the
internal tnef expander, which I am trying now, and to ensure the "incoming"
directory is accessible by the clam user (clamav). I've followed the
suggestions in the MailScanner.conf file for the situation I am running
under. The temp folders under the incoming directory, along with the
incoming folder itself, where the winmail.dat is expanded IS owned by
>>> So I'm wondering if the 0640 mod on the folders is the proper mod.
Should there be any sticky bits or anything set?
>>> Just curious, since this seems to be the first time I've run into this
and I've been using MS for years.
>>> steve campbell
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