[clamav-users] Spam:*******, Re: clamav on centos 7: changing runas user

Dennis Peterson dennispe at inetnw.com
Thu Jan 21 03:17:47 EST 2016


Very good - thanks for the closure on your problem.

dp

On 1/20/16 5:49 PM, Prabhu Mannu wrote:
> Dear Dennis,
>
> Yes you are absolutely right, the correction on the file /etc/tempfiles.d/clam.scan.conf file fixed the issue
> Thank you very much for your help.
>
> With regards
> Prabhu
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: clamav-users [mailto:clamav-users-bounces at lists.clamav.net] On Behalf Of Dennis Peterson
> Sent: Thursday, January 21, 2016 3:21 AM
> To: ClamAV users ML <clamav-users at lists.clamav.net>
> Subject: Spam:*******, Re: [clamav-users] clamav on centos 7: changing runas user
>
> Correction on the path - should be /etc/tmpfiles.d.
>
> dp
>
> On 1/20/16 10:28 AM, Dennis Peterson wrote:
>> /var/run is a link to /run which is a tmpfs file system. Look in
>> /etc/sysconfig/tmpfiles.d for a config file for clamav and see man tmpfiles.d
>> to understand the file format.
>>
>> It is sometimes (well, frequently) helpful to download an rpm package and look
>> inside it to see all the files that will be installed and where. This is
>> particularly true if you are using systemd for the first time.
>>
>> dp
>>
>> On 1/19/16 8:15 PM, Prabhu Mannu wrote:
>>> Dear All,
>>>
>>>
>>> I am having little trouble with configuring Clamav sever on centos 7 to run
>>> as different user, the mail problem for me is that the /var/run/clam.scan
>>> folder permission reverts back to its original permission and user name after
>>> reboot.
>>>
>>>
>>> OS: centos 7 64bit
>>>
>>> Selinux: enabled
>>>
>>> Clamav: installed from epel repo
>>>
>>>
>>> The user I am trying to run is “mail” and I tried to change the folder of
>>> /var/run/clam.scan to allow group users to read and write but after every
>>> restart it changes to default permission there by not allowing me to run the
>>> Clamav as different user.
>>>
>>> User mail and clamscan are belong to each other group.
>>>
>>>
>>> [root at backupemail run]# groups mail
>>>
>>> mail : mail clamscan
>>>
>>> [root at backupemail run]# groups clamscan
>>>
>>> clamscan : clamscan mail
>>>
>>> [root at backupemail run]# ls –lZ |grep clamd.scan
>>>
>>> drwx--x---. clamscan clamscan system_u:object_r:antivirus_var_run_t:s0
>>> clamd.scan
>>>
>>>
>>> if I change the permission by running chmod g+rw clamd.scan, the permission
>>> does not persist over reboot of the OS
>>>
>>>
>>> if anyone can help/share some info It would highly appreciated.
>>>
>>>
>>> With regard
>>> Prabhu
>>>
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