[Mimedefang] clamd statility issues?
kgc at corp.sonic.net
Wed Mar 7 19:23:08 EST 2007
On Wed, Mar 07, 2007 at 06:33:07PM -0300, Fernando Gleiser wrote:
> orry for the slightly OT
> I'm having some serious stability issues runing MD + clamd + SA on
> FreeBSD boxes.
> Every couple of days, clamd dies for no aparent reason and MD starts
> tempfailing the messages with "problem running virus-scanner"
Change the config to run clamd in the foreground start it inside a shell
service loop akin to:
while [ 1 ]
We've run clamd like this ever since we've started using it ages ago. In
addition, we also have a perl watchdog that connects to it and pings it, if
it fails to respond to N heath checks, it kills it, so the service loop can
Kelsey Cummings - kgc at corp.sonic.net sonic.net, inc.
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