[clamav-users] Error (Cannot connect to unix socket '/var/lib/clamav/clamd.socket': connect: No such file or directory)

Dennis Peterson dennispe at inetnw.com
Sun Aug 7 14:33:18 EDT 2016

On 8/7/16 11:00 AM, Chris wrote:
> I understand what you're saying now. I do have a /clamav folder under
> /run however the owner is root and it probably should be clamav. I'll
> work on this and see if I can get it all straightened out.
> Thanks to all who replied and offered help
> Chris
Because the /run file system is a tmpfs the contents are destroyed during 
shutdown/reboot. A process needs to recreate that /run/clamav folder typically 
by systemd scripts.


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