[clamav-users] File::Scan::ClamAV

Scott Kitterman ubuntu at kitterman.com
Sun Jul 20 12:52:37 EDT 2014


On Sunday, July 20, 2014 07:27:25 Chris wrote:
> On Sun, 2014-07-20 at 13:32 +0200, Matus UHLAR - fantomas wrote:
> > On 19.07.14 21:38, Chris wrote:
> > >Finally I'm about finished with setting up my Ubuntu 14.04 system and
> > >getting everything setup the way it was in the old Mandriva system. I
> > >have both SA and ClamAV running now but I'm missing a module,
> > >File::Scan::ClamAV to interface with SA. Have tried multiple times to
> > >install via CPAN, I'm posted the output at pastebin -
> > >http://pastebin.com/bdurgL6X
> > >
> > >Any ideas anyone? ClamAV has been installed via the Ubuntu software
> > >installer if it makes a difference.
> > 
> > why not using ClamAV with your MTA directly?
> 
> Good morning Matus, I have postfix installed and running, however, the
> only mail that goes through it are the outputs of cronjobs sent to me
> and the forwarding of spam to the address spam at uce.gov . That is
> probably overkill but I installed it so long ago on the old machine that
> it was just 2nd nature to install it again. The mail from my ISP comes
> in via Fetchmail > Procmail and is run through SA prior to getting
> tossed to my inbox.

I use clamsmtp (also from the Ubuntu package archive) with postfix, but I 
suspect you could configure it as a transparent proxy between fetchmail and 
procmail.  Then the virus scanning would be handled further upstream.

Scott K



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