[clamav-users] Anyone notice any issues with clamav 0.99.2 and recent patterns?

Gene Heskett gheskett at shentel.net
Fri Jan 26 09:04:53 UTC 2018


On Friday 26 January 2018 03:19:52 maxal wrote:

> On Fri, 2018-01-26 at 08:11 +0100, lukn wrote:
> > Same on a machine with clamav-milter:
> >
> > clamav-milter[8241]: Failed to initiate streaming/fdpassing
> > clamav-milter[8241]: Unknown reply from clamd
> > clamd[11895]: instream(127.0.0.1 at 49958): Can't open file or
> > directory ERROR
> > clamav-milter[8241]: send failed: Broken pipe
> > clamav-milter[8241]: Streaming failed
> > clamd[11895]: accept() failed:
> >
> > I suspect a toxic signature keeps killing clamd
>
> as a side-effect of the issue clamd keeps filling up /tmp/ with
> clamav- x.tmp and an empty 'rfc2397' folder and so running out of
> filedescriptors.
>
I've got clamav-hash.tmp's, way too many for rmdir to clean up, argument 
list too long.  And growing rapidly. So I'm going to kill it all. 
Including the procmail useages. That gave me enough system to rm -fR 
clamav-*


> > On 26.01.2018 07:47, lukn wrote:
> > > Good morning list
> > >
> > > same here, since about 4am CET we see permanent crashes of clamd.
> > > Process indeed disappears, but logging is minimal. All I see is:
> > >
> > > clamd[25989]: instream(127.0.0.1 at 58142): Can't open file or
> > > directory ERROR
> > > clamd[25989]: accept() failed:
> > >
> > > the second line repeats several dozen times.
> > >
> > > I use clamd to scan mail with fuglu (fuglu.org) which talks to
> > > clamd via
> > > TCP socket.
> >
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