Clamav + amavisd-new Was: Re: amavisd-new for EPEL6?
janfrode at tanso.net
Thu Mar 10 11:50:50 UTC 2011
On 2011-03-05, Kevin Fenzi <kevin at scrye.com> wrote:
> Well, there's (at least) one additional monkey wrench in this:=20
> recently we revamped clamav in EPEL.=20
> We need to fix up amavisd-new to handle the new clamav.=20
> So, if you could modify the package for the new clamav that would be
> outstanding. ;)=20
I finally saw the big changes done to clamav. The packaging is completely
different, and woun't immediately work with amavisd-new from F14 or EPEL5.
Without the "clamav-server" server package (now there's only a clamd
providing standalone clamd-service), amavisd-new woun't be able to use the
"clamd-wrapper" to create it's own scanner. When trying to run amavisd-new
directly against the "clamd", I'm getting selinux denials.
These problems should be the same for this package in EPEL5 (where amavisd-new
is available). IMHO this update shouldn't be pushed for EPEL4 and EPEL6
before the solution for EPEL5 packaging is clear.
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