[clamav-users] Freshclam seems locked and can not be unlocked.

Jari Kosonen jari.kosonen4 at gmail.com
Sun Aug 4 06:01:55 EDT 2019


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It says "update is available", but if I click the "Update"-button nothing
happens.
Then update from the shell window is not easily made either.
--
  Jari


On Sun, Aug 4, 2019 at 5:59 PM Matus UHLAR - fantomas <uhlar at fantomas.sk>
wrote:

> On 04.08.19 17:51, Jari Kosonen via clamav-users wrote:
> >I can stop the daemon according to your instructions, but then follow some
> >other error/PANIC:
>
> no, it does not panic, it explicitly says "DON'T PANIC!".
> It only says that there is newer clamav version available.
> maybe you should update or upgrade your system.
>
> Also, when freshclam daemon is running, you should keep it running and not
> stop it and run freshclam manually.
>
> start freshclam back and let it do its job.
>
> What made you think you need to run freshclam at all?
>
>
> >jari at jari-PC:~$ /etc/init.d/clamav-freshclam stop
> >[ ok ] Stopping clamav-freshclam (via systemctl):
> clamav-freshclam.service.
> >jari at jari-PC:~$ freshclam
> >ERROR: Can't open /var/log/clamav/freshclam.log in append mode (check
> >permissions!).
> >ERROR: Problem with internal logger (UpdateLogFile =
> >/var/log/clamav/freshclam.log).
> >jari at jari-PC:~$ sudo freshclam
> >[sudo] password for jari:
> >Sun Aug  4 17:50:10 2019 -> ClamAV update process started at Sun Aug  4
> >17:50:10 2019
> >Sun Aug  4 17:50:10 2019 -> ^Your ClamAV installation is OUTDATED!
> >Sun Aug  4 17:50:10 2019 -> ^Local version: 0.100.3 Recommended version:
> >0.101.2
> >Sun Aug  4 17:50:10 2019 -> DON'T PANIC! Read
> >https://www.clamav.net/documents/upgrading-clamav
> >Sun Aug  4 17:50:10 2019 -> main.cvd is up to date (version: 58, sigs:
> >4566249, f-level: 60, builder: sigmgr)
> >Sun Aug  4 17:50:10 2019 -> daily.cld is up to date (version: 25531, sigs:
> >1699730, f-level: 63, builder: raynman)
> >Sun Aug  4 17:50:10 2019 -> bytecode.cld is up to date (version: 330,
> sigs:
> >94, f-level: 63, builder: neo)
>
> >On Sun, Aug 4, 2019 at 3:34 PM Arnaud Jacques <webmaster at securiteinfo.com
> >
> >wrote:
> >> freshclam is running as daemon.
> >> If you want to run it manually, then stop the daemon before :
> >>
> >> /etc/init.d/clamav-freshclam stop
>
> >> Le 04/08/2019 à 05:08, Jari Kosonen via clamav-users a écrit :
> >> > jari at jari-PC:~$ sudo freshclam
> >> > ERROR: /var/log/clamav/freshclam.log is locked by another process
> >> > ERROR: Problem with internal logger (UpdateLogFile =
> >> > /var/log/clamav/freshclam.log).
>
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