[Clamav-devel] URGENT: Clamd is wedged on multiple installations

Joel Esler jesler at cisco.com
Fri Jan 26 10:54:19 EST 2018


On Fri, Jan 26, 2018 at 04:51:26PM +0100, Per Jessen wrote:
>Jacek Zapała wrote:
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>In case this helps anyone, we have worked around this by letting our
>daemon check /proc/self/fd after each scan and look for "(deleted)".
>File descriptors that match are then closed.
>I appreciate this won't directly help much, but maybe it'll inspire
>someone ?


We have found the signature causing the issue, have dropped it, and are buidling a new daily right now.  This should resolve the immediate issue.  We will look at handling the cause of the issue in the ClamAV engine in an upcoming version.

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