[Clamav-devel] [clamav-users] Question about ClamScan

Steven Morgan smorgan at sourcefire.com
Fri May 12 15:34:40 EDT 2017


Not strictly single threaded, there is a timer thread for bytecode for

You can search over the source code to see pthread_* function calls. You
will see that the ClamAV engine also contains pthread resource
serialization calls.

Hope this helps,

On Fri, May 12, 2017 at 1:29 AM, crazy thinker <crazythinker91 at gmail.com>

> Hi ClamAV Developers, Users
> I think Clamscan is a Single Thread Application. Am i right?. i inspected
> this for a little bit time. it  doesn't have read any config file to read
> some thing before it about to start.
> Thanks,
> Crazy Thinker, Inc
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