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Re: [Clamav-users] ClamAV ClamD Service Connecting Problem

From: Roger Mutangadura <roger_at_nospam>
Date: Tue Aug 14 2007 - 07:56:42 GMT
To: ClamAV users ML <>

On Tue, 2007-08-14 at 06:52 +0100, Rob MacGregor wrote:
> On 8/13/07, <> wrote:
> > Hello,
> >
> > Even though ClamAV has been configured, I still receive the same error in
> > regard to it saying "... connecting to clamd service ...". It just sits
> > there forever and no progress is shown. I actually let it sit for an hour
> > to see if it was taking a long time to load yet it obviously has something
> > wrong with it. I think it may have to do with ports for connection but I
> > could be completely wrong. If anyone could help, I would really appreciate
> > it. :)

Have a look in /var/log/messages and /var/log/clamd.log assuming that this is the path for your clamd logfile, you could get an interesting perspective as to why the clamav is not starting.
> Version of ClamAV? Operating system? Is clamd running? What program
> is producing the message about connecting to clamd?


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