[clamav-users] Unclear how to proceed after Windows install
jcoles0727 at rogers.com
Fri Feb 13 13:13:20 EST 2015
I installed clamav-0.98.6-win32.msi on Windows. It added nothing to the
Start menu. After searching the registry I found clamav executables in
C:\Program Files\Sourcefire Inc\ClamAV, but they are all command-line
Your manual clamdoc.pdf is relevant only to Linux.
I have used Clam-Tk on Linux and it works well -- easy to install, easy
to use. I'm surprised at this baffling Windows version of the program.
Even with access to the clamd.conf man page on Linux (not provided in
Windows) I could not figure out how to fix the "Please define server
type (local and/or TCP)" error. The conf file options require specialist
knowledge that few Windows end users would have.
Do I have the wrong package? Or, is the Windows version of ClamAV just a
bare-bones toolkit for technical specialists?
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