[clamav-users] Problem with freshclam updating daily-25380.cdiff

Paul Kosinski clamav-users at iment.com
Wed Mar 6 16:01:36 EST 2019


I spoke too soon! Although 0.100.2 didn't hang, it did have to download
25380 several times -- while claiming success each time!


On Wed, 6 Mar 2019 15:54:04 -0500
Paul Kosinski via clamav-users <clamav-users at lists.clamav.net> wrote:

> For once (?) we're not having any problem with this update. Maybe it's
> because we're still running 0.100.2?
> 
> 
> On Wed, 6 Mar 2019 14:05:30 +0000
> "Micah Snyder \(micasnyd\) via clamav-users"
> <clamav-users at lists.clamav.net> wrote:
> 
> > I also am seeing the same thing.
> > Killing freshclam an starting it again reproduces the process (and
> > locks up again).
> > 
> > You may have to delete daily.cld/cvd from your database directory in
> > order to get past this.
> > 
> > For those who are interested in the code, it is caught in a loop
> > here:
> > https://github.com/Cisco-Talos/clamav-devel/blob/dev/0.102/shared/cdiff.c#L922
> > I haven’t yet looked at it long enough to know why.  I will
> > continue to investigate and welcome any input from others who may
> > have some insight.
> > 
> > Regards,
> > Micah
> > 
> > Micah Snyder
> > ClamAV Development
> > Talos
> > Cisco Systems, Inc.
> > 
> > 
> > From: clamav-users <clamav-users-bounces at lists.clamav.net> on behalf
> > of Paul via clamav-users <clamav-users at lists.clamav.net> Reply-To:
> > ClamAV users ML <clamav-users at lists.clamav.net> Date: Wednesday,
> > March 6, 2019 at 7:30 AM To: "clamav-users at lists.clamav.net"
> > <clamav-users at lists.clamav.net> Cc: Paul <paul at netpresto.co.uk>
> > Subject: Re: [clamav-users] Problem with freshclam updating
> > daily-25380.cdiff
> > 
> > 
> > Same here ..
> > 
> > 
> > On 06/03/2019 11:31, Vijayakumar U via clamav-users wrote:
> > Yes. Same here too...
> > 
> > On Wed, 6 Mar 2019 at 16:24, Carlos García Gómez
> > <carlos.garcia at f-integra.org<mailto:carlos.garcia at f-integra.org>>
> > wrote: Hello,
> > 
> > When crontab execs freshclam
> > CPU server goes to 100%
> > Hanged finishing Downloading daily-25380.cdiff [100%]
> 
> 
> [remainder deleted]


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