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

Kris Deugau kdeugau at vianet.ca
Mon Mar 30 15:47:12 EDT 2020

Matus UHLAR - fantomas wrote:
> On 30.03.20 18:09, Cheney, James via clamav-users wrote:
>> I did the sudo apt install clamav-daemon on a test 16.04 instance and 
>> it worked perfectly!
>> This makes me think I've overcomplicated the centos & RHEL installs 
>> we've done.
>> When I ran sudo yum install clamav-daemon on RHEL 7.7, it failed with 
>> "No package clamav-daemon available."
>> Is there a similarly easy way to install on RHEL & centos?
> try
> yum seach clamav
> if not in base, it may appear in epel.

Also try "clamd".  On my lingering CentOS 6 machine I see:


available plus a couple of development support packages, and i686/x86_64 
variants of most of them.

Package names are often different between RHEL and its derivatives, and 
Debian and its derivatives.


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