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Re: [Clamav-users] clamd service

From: Timothy Penner <tpenner_at_nospam>
Date: Mon Aug 13 2007 - 18:41:16 GMT
To: ClamAV users ML <clamav-users@lists.clamav.net>


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Steve Sargent [mailto:S.L.Sargent@qmul.ac.uk]
> Sent: Monday, August 13, 2007 8:22 AM
> To: ClamAV users ML
> Subject: [Clamav-users] clamd service
> Importance: Low
>
> I have installed clamav thus:-
>
> yum install clamav
>
> But it did not install a clamd service:-
>
> chkconfig clamd --list
> error reading information on service clamd: No such file or directory
>
> Have I done something wrong?
>
>

I think you may still need to configure the runtime parameters in /etc/clamd.conf then start the service with "/usr/sbin/clamd" and you may want to add it to your rc files so it starts automatically when you boot.

HTH, -Tim



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