clamd on external machine...

Quanah Gibson-Mount quanah at
Mon Jun 10 18:44:26 CEST 2013

--On Monday, June 10, 2013 7:52 AM +0200 Andreas Schulze 
<andreas.schulze at> wrote:

> Am 08.06.2013 00:08 schrieb Rodolfo González González:
>> A question: is it possible to configure amavis-new so it sends files
>> to clamd without using a Unix socket (which most of the time implies
>> a local clamd daemon) but using the TCP protocol to a clamd running
>> in a remote machine?
> clamav has the ability to receive the content via network but I never saw
> a setup using it.

Zimbra has used it for years.  However, I had to disable that functionality 
when we added IPv6 support because the clamav devs have yet to add ipv6 
support for this feature.




Quanah Gibson-Mount
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