[clamav-users] Cannot install Clam AV on Ubuntu 16.04

Eric Tykwinski eric-list at truenet.com
Thu Mar 26 19:13:04 EDT 2020


Seriously,

Nothing to do with ClamAV specifically, but RH/Cent is know to confuse the hell out of everyone with their wonderful retrograde back ports.  So I’ve talked to ISC about Bind versions and they basically said ditch it…

Sincerely,

Eric Tykwinski
TrueNet, Inc.
P: 610-429-8300

> On Mar 26, 2020, at 7:07 PM, Reio Remma via clamav-users <clamav-users at lists.clamav.net> wrote:
> 
> Hello!
> 
> Whilst I haven’t used Ubuntu myself, you might want to check (pun intended) if check-dev package exists.
> 
> IIRC -devel extension is specific to CentOS/RHEL.
> 
> Good luck,
> Reio
> 
>> On 27. Mar 2020, at 00:50, Cheney, James via clamav-users <clamav-users at lists.clamav.net> wrote:
>> 
>> 
>> Good afternoon, 
>>  
>> We have been successfully installing Clam AV on Centos instances in our environment.
>>  
>> We ran into a problem when we try to install on Ubuntu. We are using these <https://www.clamav.net/documents/installation-on-debian-and-ubuntu-linux-distributions> instructions and are able to get developer tools and library dependencies installed. When I try to install the unit testing dependencies, I get the following error
>>  
>> sudo: unable to resolve host <hostname>: Connection timed out
>> Reading package lists... Done
>> Building dependency tree
>> Reading state information... Done
>> E: Unable to locate package check-devel
>>  
>> When I run ./configure –enable-check or sudo ./configure –enable-check after downloading and unzipping the Clam AV files I get this error
>>  
>> ERROR!  Check was configured, but not found.  Get it from http://check.sf.net/ <http://check.sf.net/>
>>  
>> Then we run sudo apt-get install check and get this error
>>  
>> sudo: unable to resolve host <hostname>: Connection timed out
>> Reading package lists... Done
>> Building dependency tree
>> Reading state information... Done
>> check is already the newest version (0.10.0-3).
>> 0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 114 not upgraded.
>>  
>> When I run sudo apt-get install check-devel I get this error
>>  
>> sudo: unable to resolve host <hostname>: Connection timed out
>> Reading package lists... Done
>> Building dependency tree
>> Reading state information... Done
>> E: Unable to locate package check-devel
>>  
>> We were able to resolve the “sudo: unable to resolve host <hostname>: Connection timed out” error by adding the line 127.0.0.1 <hostname> in the /etc/hosts file
>>  
>> Do you have any suggestions for us for troubleshooting?
>>  
>> Thank you, 
>>  
>> James Cheney
>>  
>> Solutions Analyst | Core Business Operations
>> Deloitte Consulting LLP
>> 310 E. Rivulon Blvd, Gilbert, AZ 85297 <webextlink://310%20E.%20Rivulon%20Blvd,%20Gilbert,%20AZ%2085297>
>> Tel/Direct: +1 480 770 7404
>> jacheney at deloitte.com <mailto:jacheney at deloitte.com> | www.deloitte.com <http://www.deloitte.com/>
>>  
>>   <https://www.certmetrics.com/amazon/public/badge.aspx?i=3&t=c&d=2019-06-14&ci=AWS00910691>
>> <image001.png> <https://www.certmetrics.com/amazon/public/badge.aspx?i=3&t=c&d=2019-06-14&ci=AWS00910691><image002.png>
>>  <https://secure-web.cisco.com/1aEYdNKjJzPIE8rcMORznNRYxEeao_n5u0ZRm04UqTnY1HxdrlJCRct5Ha5FtGXHIITQgKTZ4M923F-DHvSXlQVhjkKEb_qa3C5Dy9XoMtK5AiGWMxzgxuGuIecJ1yRtXFK70iNpggN6ywFBBFkkFRPsaeLMDPrJWOeVjyEh7Jik6n5CJtoTxTgB1iXuvakxFQfR0GsOE5YC7nfNaHoDXtddFPfKpce80XGhghDKEYfttJhtQQ4YgFk70JbDp6HQenC0Q8yry3iZSorg0Yucm92y0FIgr5DPDRyxjJfIoh3HImcmWzo_GMegFsXBprYwQWbPaKn7NdxV2pZlGrvK9N4-2x5g6beLrJV1CB4xG9GAePszBPRBEBbBqmvW9q-leQLGVhrb8EZTIAvdyVe8Lpo81v6jy2EYxNbvYSOfLxaMuMzcbdW2LyFbPp2pqKEJXBECeT9z8WUMMrrQ2cUk2VDIbl-BeMWeC2591cJbYwJP7jOx0guvAcpOQhtlD1K4mBqb0ThZNnLEZI9Z7geAM9A/https%3A%2F%2Fwww.certmetrics.com%2Famazon%2Fpublic%2Fbadge.aspx%3Ft%3Dc%26d%3D2019-05-24%26i%3D1%26ci%3DAWS00910691><image003.png>
>>  <https://www.certmetrics.com/amazon/public/badge.aspx?i=2&t=c&d=2019-07-03&ci=AWS00910691><image004.png>
>>  <https://www.youracclaim.com/badges/6cd8d708-2396-4ec2-bf83-8d9074edb64e><image005.png>
>>  <https://www.youracclaim.com/badges/6cd8d708-2396-4ec2-bf83-8d9074edb64e>
>> This message (including any attachments) contains confidential information intended for a specific individual and purpose, and is protected by law. If you are not the intended recipient, you should delete this message and any disclosure, copying, or distribution of this message, or the taking of any action based on it, by you is strictly prohibited.
>> 
>> Deloitte refers to a Deloitte member firm, one of its related entities, or Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited ("DTTL"). Each Deloitte member firm is a separate legal entity and a member of DTTL. DTTL does not provide services to clients. Please see www.deloitte.com/about to learn more.
>> 
>> v.E.1
>> 
>> 
>> _______________________________________________
>> 
>> clamav-users mailing list
>> clamav-users at lists.clamav.net
>> https://lists.clamav.net/mailman/listinfo/clamav-users
>> 
>> 
>> Help us build a comprehensive ClamAV guide:
>> https://github.com/vrtadmin/clamav-faq
>> 
>> http://www.clamav.net/contact.html#ml
> 
> _______________________________________________
> 
> clamav-users mailing list
> clamav-users at lists.clamav.net <mailto:clamav-users at lists.clamav.net>
> https://lists.clamav.net/mailman/listinfo/clamav-users <https://lists.clamav.net/mailman/listinfo/clamav-users>
> 
> 
> Help us build a comprehensive ClamAV guide:
> https://github.com/vrtadmin/clamav-faq <https://github.com/vrtadmin/clamav-faq>
> 
> http://www.clamav.net/contact.html#ml <http://www.clamav.net/contact.html#ml>
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <https://lists.clamav.net/pipermail/clamav-users/attachments/20200326/3aafe212/attachment.htm>


More information about the clamav-users mailing list