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.
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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?)