[clamav-users] 98.4 under Ubuntu 14.04.LTS

Scott Kitterman ubuntu at kitterman.com
Wed Jul 16 00:08:23 EDT 2014


On Tuesday, July 15, 2014 16:46:33 Chris wrote:
> On Tue, 2014-07-15 at 15:21 -0400, Scott Kitterman wrote:
> > On Tuesday, July 15, 2014 13:03:55 Chris wrote:
> > > On Tue, 2014-07-15 at 01:05 -0400, Scott Kitterman wrote:
> > > > On Monday, July 14, 2014 23:36:51 Chris wrote:
> > > > > On Tue, 2014-07-15 at 00:00 -0400, Scott Kitterman wrote:
> > > > > > On Monday, July 14, 2014 22:44:01 Chris wrote:
> > > > > > > I had to get a new box this weekend and since I was starting
> > > > > > > from
> > > > > > > scratch decided to go with Ubuntu instead of the old Mandriva.
> > > > > > > When
> > > > > > > installing from apt-get I find that it's an older version so I
> > > > > > > decided
> > > > > > > to go ahead and install from source since I've done it that way
> > > > > > > before
> > > > > > > on Mandriva. The config.log shows the errors shown here. AFAIK
> > > > > > > I've
> > > > > > > got
> > > > > > > OpenSSL installed however this distro has got me fuddled in some
> > > > > > > ways.
> > > > > > > The link to the config.log - http://pastebin.com/B3bTDDnX
> > > > > > > 
> > > > > > > Thanks for any assistance. This is slow going, luckily I'm
> > > > > > > retired
> > > > > > > and
> > > > > > > can spend as much time as I want on it.
> > > > > > 
> > > > > > Fortunately, you shouldn't have to.  An initial version of the
> > > > > > packages
> > > > > > that will eventually be uploaded for Ubuntu 14.04 are available
> > > > > > from
> > > > > > the
> > > > > > Ubuntu Clamav PPA:
> > > > > > 
> > > > > > https://launchpad.net/~ubuntu-clamav/+archive/ubuntu/ppa
> > > > > > 
> > > > > > You can install those packages and not have to worry about
> > > > > > compiling
> > > > > > anything.
> > > > > > 
> > > > > > Scott K
> > > > > 
> > > > > Thanks Scott, much appreciated. Seems to have installed just fine,
> > > > > downloading the dbs now. Hopefully it will work.
> > > > 
> > > > I've just uploaded a slightly newer revision to the backports
> > > > repository.
> > > > You can install (once the packages have compiled using the directions
> > > > found here https://help.ubuntu.com/community/UbuntuBackports ).  Once
> > > > you've installed from backports, any future updates there will be
> > > > available as normal package updates.
> > > > 
> > > > Scott K
> > > 
> > > Scott, I'm seeing this, http://pastebin.com/UnKQpAAL when trying to
> > > install any packages via the software installer. I'm really beginning to
> > > get fuzzy brained about this now. Advice would be appreciated.
> > 
> > Try this from your terminal:
> > 
> > sudo apt-get install -t trusty-backports clamav-freshclam clamav
> > clamav-daemon
> > 
> > That will install the slightly newer one that I mentioned earlier.  I
> > think it resolves a pid file processing issue, so I expect it will go
> > fine.
> > 
> > Scott K
> 
> Ok, after mucking around, reading and thinking about the error I found
> that I hadn't set the location of the freshclam.pid file for some
> reason. Once that was set the install went well. Freshclam ran and
> updated the dbs so I gave it a test run on what I knew was a solid phish
> msg (I'm also using the SaneSecurity dbs), still no hit. After looking
> through I output I see:
> 
> Jul 15 16:31:51.935 [5693] warn: plugin: failed to parse
> plugin /etc/spamassassin/clamav.pm: Can't locate File/Scan/ClamAV.pm in
> @INC (you may need to install the File::Scan::ClamAV module) (@INC
> contains:
> lib /usr/share/perl5 /etc/perl /usr/local/lib/perl/5.18.2
> /usr/local/share/perl/5.18.2 /usr/lib/perl5 /usr/lib/perl/5.18
> /usr/share/perl/5.18 /usr/local/lib/site_perl) at
> /etc/spamassassin/clamav.pm line 14. Jul 15 16:31:51.935 [5693] warn: BEGIN
> failed--compilation aborted at /etc/spamassassin/clamav.pm line 14.
> Jul 15 16:31:51.935 [5693] warn: Compilation failed in require
> at /usr/share/perl5/Mail/SpamAssassin/PluginHandler.pm line 109.
> 
> I'd tried to install that yesterday with CPAN didn't go well, just tried
> again - http://pastebin.com/yDydeFwF still did not go well.
> 
> Any ideas?

https://rt.cpan.org/Public/Bug/Display.html?id=54205 suggests maybe that perl 
module isn't the way to go.  Not sure what to suggest.  Personally, I'm very 
happy with clamsmtp with postfix for my needs.

Scott K



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