Fwd: mx1 amavis-logwatch

Michael Orlitzky michael at orlitzky.com
Sun Jul 17 12:03:21 CEST 2011

Probably a stupid question, but is there any way I can avoid running the
backup scanner if the primary scanner timed out / got killed due to

I feel like clamscan is guaranteed to time out if the clamd scan did,
but I would still like it to kick in if I somehow break clamd (happened,
uh, once-ish, as far as anyone knows).

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       2   *Warning: Virus scanner timeout
       1      killing process [19591] running ClamAV-clamscan (reason:
on reading
       1      run_av (ClamAV-clamscan): collect_results - reading aborted

      10   Miscellaneous warnings
       3      Exception: incomplete data\n caught at
       3      Use of uninitialized value $xx in numeric ne (!=)
       1      ClamAV-clamd av-scanner FAILED: run_av error:
ask_daemon_internal: Exceeded allowed...
       1      ClamAV-clamscan av-scanner FAILED: run_av error: Exceeded
allowed time\n
       1      all primary virus scanners failed, considering backups
       1      process [19591] running ClamAV-clamscan is still alive,
using a bigger hammer

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