[Mimedefang] MD and ClamAV
skmimedefang at smail.inf.fh-bonn-rhein-sieg.de
Thu Jul 22 03:19:49 EDT 2010
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On Wed, 21 Jul 2010, Jon Rowlan wrote:
> What would be the preferred and recommended way to use ClamAV with MD?
None, I guess, because it all depends on your situation.
> They both need to use or have access to a .sock
Not only that, they need to have access to the same files to scan, namely
the spool directory of Mimedefang, where the Work dirs are located.
> So should I run Clam as defang or change perms so that both Clam and MD
If you use ClamAV for Mimedefang only, I would recommend the "defang"
method. It also does not hurt to relocate the ClamAV socket into the
> I would really like to know others ideas of how to make these two hang
> I guess chmod 777 is not a good idea :-)
It won't help scanning files.
IMHO, you can also think about running ClamAV as root, esp. if it is a
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