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Re: [clamav-users] Updating of clam stats has stopped

From: Török Edwin <edwintorok_at_nospam>
Date: Fri Dec 31 2010 - 07:25:25 GMT

On 2010-12-31 01:09, Jerry wrote:
> On Thu, 30 Dec 2010 17:12:11 -0500
> TR Shaw <> articulated:
>> On Dec 30, 2010, at 4:56 PM, Jerry wrote:
>>> I recently noticed that my stats are not being updated online. The
>>> "Last detected IP:" is obviously incorrect. When I attempt
>>> to update manually, I receive this message:
>>> *** Virus databases are not updated in this mode ***
>>> SubmitDetectionStats: Not enough recent data for submission
>>> There have been hundreds of detections, so that is certainly not the
>>> problem. I shutdown clamd, etc and erased the clamd and freshclam
>>> log files and rebooted the system. Two days later it is still not
>>> recording any stats.
>>> This use to work fine. It just suddenly seems to have stopped
>>> working in the past week or two. The output of:
>>> clamd --version
>>> ClamAV 0.96.5/12457/Thu Dec 30 08:25:24 2010
>>> From the clamd.log file:
>>> clamd daemon 0.96.5 (OS: freebsd8.2, ARCH: amd64, CPU: amd64)
>>> I was thinking that it might be a firewall problem; however, that
>>> would not explain the "Not enough recent data" message.
>> Don't know what your problem is but stats are accumulated and sent
>> from freshclam by reading your logs , You might check your freshclam.

Actually in 0.96.5 freshclam gets the stats directly from clamd, not the
logs. If you restart clamd the stats are lost as they are not saved

> If you don't know what the problem is, why bother replying? I know how
> the process is suppose to work, and up until a week or two ago it was
> working fine.
> Apparently after doing a routine update on my FreeBSD
> system, the entire process went south.

Did that routine upgrade involve upgrading ClamAV to 0.96.5?

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