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Re: [Clamav-users] clamd PDF Scanning Problem

From: Roberto Ullfig <rullfig_at_nospam>
Date: Mon Aug 20 2007 - 16:59:11 GMT
To: ClamAV users ML <clamav-users@lists.clamav.net>


Dennis Peterson wrote:
> Roberto Ullfig wrote:
>
>> I had to disable PDF scanning on our servers. We were receiving 9 MB PDF
>> files and clamd started consuming 100% CPU and not completing the scan.
>> Anyone else have issues with PDF scanning?
>>
>>
>
> One solution is to avoid scanning files that large.
>
> dp
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Can clamd be configured to skip large files or should I do this in mimedefang? -- Roberto Ullfig - rullfig@uic.edu _______________________________________________ Help us build a comprehensive ClamAV guide: visit http://wiki.clamav.net http://lurker.clamav.net/list/clamav-users.html