[clamav-users] Need help: clamd stops after starting without any error message
Matus UHLAR - fantomas
uhlar at fantomas.sk
Wed Apr 19 08:01:58 EDT 2017
On 19.04.17 13:57, Torge Riedel wrote:
>I worked around the "OOM" problem by ordering 1 GB more RAM at my provider and - thanks to VM world - the RAM was increased to 2 GB on the fly.
>After that I was able to start clamd. Output of "top -p <clamd.pid>" is:
>Tasks: 1 total, 0 running, 1 sleeping, 0 stopped, 0 zombie
>Cpu(s): 0.0%us, 0.0%sy, 0.0%ni,100.0%id, 0.0%wa, 0.0%hi, 0.0%si, 0.0%st
>Mem: 2097152k total, 1242976k used, 854176k free, 0k buffers
>Swap: 0k total, 0k used, 0k free, 188020k cached
> PID USER PR NI VIRT RES SHR S %CPU %MEM TIME+ COMMAND
> 9102 clamav 20 0 670m 499m 644 S 0 24.4 0:00.00 clamd
>I think 670m / 499m is quite a lot for a small sized VM, although I have to say that this VM is really old and new VM orders always start at minimum of 2 GB of RAM.
>Any chance to reduce RAM usage of clamd by configuration?
only by reducing signature count, which would reduce hit rate.
not a way to go imho.
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