[Clamav-devel] Question about LibClamAV

crazy thinker crazythinker91 at gmail.com
Mon Apr 17 08:32:29 EDT 2017


Hi ClamAV Developers, Users

I have compiled the ClamAV source code  on Mac OS X and  investigating
libclamav.dylib and libclamav.7.dylib internal files information for  my
curiousity.. Surprisingly   i got below info when i ran grep  with some
pattern
*admin-macbookPro-2:clamav-devel-0.99.2 tringappsinc$ grep -ir "This file
was created by ClamAV for internal use and should not be run"*

*Binary file ./libclamav/.libs/libclamav.7.dylib matches*

*Binary file ./libclamav/.libs/libclamav.dylib matches*

*Binary file ./libclamav/.libs/libclamav_la-rebuildpe.o matches*

*Binary file ./libclamav/.libs/libclamav_la-upx.o matches*

i still don't understand why those above binary files contains that
pattern(that i mentioned above) even  single source file of ClamAV
Codebase. from where this pattern appending to .dylib files.

i am so curious to understand things behind it. is there any logic ClamV
Internally using?

Could please  any one of you to help me on this


Thanks,

Crazy Thinker Inc


Thanks,

Crazy Thinker



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