[clamav-users] A workaround for the major ClamAV DB update delays we have been experiencing

Dennis Peterson dennispe at inetnw.com
Mon Dec 10 19:46:42 EST 2018

Exactly right. We can't be blaming the ClamAV process when we don't use the 
ClamAV process. People that don't use freshclam should have no expectation of 
high reliability. In fact any expectations are baseless when the wrong tools are 


On 12/9/18 5:44 AM, Joel Esler (jesler) wrote:
> As it should be.  No one should be downloading the daily and main, (although thousands are), cdiffs were created for a reason.
> Sent from my  iPhone
>> On Dec 9, 2018, at 06:58, Eric Tykwinski <eric-list at truenet.com> wrote:
>>  From back in archives, I think he’s using wget to just pull the files, but freshclam would just pull the cdiffs and keep you up to date on the next check.
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