Bug 427105 - clamscan should have a valid clamd.conf for config options
Summary: clamscan should have a valid clamd.conf for config options
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: clamav
Version: 9
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Enrico Scholz
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
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Reported: 2007-12-31 18:39 UTC by Kevin Fenzi
Modified: 2009-07-14 22:01 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2009-07-14 15:19:29 UTC

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Description Kevin Fenzi 2007-12-31 18:39:26 UTC
The clamscan binary looks to read a /etc/clamd.conf file for it's global config
options. The fedora clamav doesn't have such a file.

There is a /etc/clamd.d/clamd.conf file, but it's not a valid config file: 
You have to edit it on install to get it to be valid. 
Also, it's in the wrong place for clamscan to read.

Comment 1 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 04:16:07 UTC
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
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Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2009-07-14 15:19:29 UTC
Fedora 9 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2009-07-10. Fedora 9 is 
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Comment 4 Tim Jackson 2009-07-14 22:01:13 UTC
I assume this was fixed at some point, because "clamscan" seems to work as-is with clamav-0.95.1-2.fc11 . (There's still no clamd.conf; perhaps it's using the compiled-in defaults?)

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