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[clamav-users] When to run freshclam? Was Re: Updating of clam stats has stopped

From: TR Shaw <tshaw_at_nospam>
Date: Fri Dec 31 2010 - 13:09:11 GMT
To: ClamAV users ML <clamav-users@lists.clamav.net>

On Dec 31, 2010, at 2:25 AM, Török Edwin wrote:

> 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
> anywhere.

Oh so that means if you want to keep stats you need to run freshclam on shutdown or restart of clamav?

Also will kill -USR2 `cat $clamd_pid` lose stats?

Tom

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