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Re: [Clamav-users] clamav-users Digest, Vol 45, Issue 20

From: Hermann T. Ribeiro <hermann.ribeiro_at_nospam>
Date: Fri Jun 20 2008 - 12:12:27 GMT
To: clamav-users@lists.clamav.net


>
> Hermann T. Ribeiro wrote:
> > Message: 3
> > Date: Wed, 18 Jun 2008 15:23:43 +0300
> > From: T?r?k Edwin <edwintorok@gmail.com>
> > Subject: Re: [Clamav-users] Problem with internal logger
> > (UpdateLogFile = > /opt/zimbra/log/freshclam.log).
> > To: ClamAV users ML <clamav-users@lists.clamav.net>
> > Message-ID: <4858FE4F.6040300@gmail.com>
> > Content-Type: text/plain; charset=ISO-8859-1
> >
> > Hermann T. Ribeiro wrote:
> >
> >> Edwin, the permissions are: 640, owner zimbra, is it right ?
> >>
> >
> > Is zimbra the user freshclam is running as? Check `clamconf|grep User`
> > If not, then either configure a different directory (in freshclam.conf)
> > that is owned by the user running freshclam, or
> > change permissions on that directory to allow freshclam to create its
> > log file.
> >
> > Best regards,
> > --Edwin
> >
> > Sorry Edwin, but I?ve felt a little bit confused :-(
> > What do you mean with clamconf|grep User ? Do you mean: verify if the
> owner
> > for clamd.conf is zimbra (?).
>
> No. I meant run this command in a terminal:
> clamconf | grep User
>
> Or just look in clamd.conf, and tell me what User is configured there.
> If the database directory, and log directory are owned by zimbra, then
> you should change User in clamd.conf to zimbra.
>
> > If this is what you wanna mean, I say: yes.
> > But I?ve realized that the permissions for freshclam.conf (version
> 0.92.1)
> > are: 644 and for freshclam.conf (version 0.93) are: 600, so I?m gonna
> change
> > the permissions I see what happens, ok ?
>
> It doesn't matter what permissions the configuration file has. It
> matters what user you have configured.
>
> Best regards,
> --Edwin
>
>
>
> Hello,

the fileŽs owner is zimbra, but I believe that everything is fine now. IŽve changed the permissions to 644 and havenŽt found any errors now. IŽll be checking this for a couple of days and see what happens. Anyway, thanks again.

H.



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