[clamav-users] No good deed goes unpunished, or, why CVD files don't work

Al Varnell alvarnell at mac.com
Thu Dec 20 00:14:58 EST 2018


Note these restrictions:

> How many times per hour shall I run freshclam?
> You can check for database update as often as 4 times per hour provided that you have the following options in freshclam.conf:
> 
> DNSDatabaseInfo current.cvd.clamav.net
> 
> DatabaseMirror db.XY.clamav.net
> 
> DatabaseMirror database.clamav.net
> 
> Replace XY with your country code. If you don’t have that option, then you must stick with 1 check per hour.

-Al-

On Wed, Dec 19, 2018 at 12:26 PM, Paul Kosinski wrote:
> They all do DNS TXT queries 3-5 times per hour...

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