[Mimedefang] Wiki: installing mimedefang and clamav

Oliver Schulze L. oliver at samera.com.py
Thu Dec 29 12:11:54 EST 2005


Hi Kenneth,
I used your instructions in the new page for Clamd and MD

Many thanks!
Oliver

Kenneth Porter wrote:
> --On Tuesday, December 06, 2005 6:12 PM -0800 Gary Funck 
> <gary at intrepid.com> wrote:
>
>> I've never quite understood why clamd and MdF can't
>> run as separate users and still get along.  There'd be
>> fewer config. gotchas if clamav could run with its own
>> user-id.
>
> That's the way I've run it. I just put the Clam user in defang's group 
> and set the MD working directory's permissions to allow group access. 
> I add setgid so that all files under that directory inherit its group 
> permissions.
>
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