clamd does not scan emails

Matus UHLAR - fantomas uhlar at
Tue May 21 20:17:16 CEST 2019

On 21.05.19 17:17, Alexander Azeev wrote:
>I've tried that already, as well as changing permissions to 770 for
>and  AllowSupplementaryGroups in clamd.conf is set to true.

did you restart clamav after?

>вт, 21 мая 2019 г. в 17:06, Dominic Raferd <dominic at>:
>> On Tue, 21 May 2019 at 14:54, Alexander Azeev <artang89 at> wrote:
>>> Hello, I have a problem with clamd not being able to scan mail properly.
>>> In the amavis log there are messages like:
>>> run_av (ClamAV-clamd) result:
>>> /var/amavis/tmp/amavis-20190518T065844-01954-dOjV4CBP/parts: lstat()
>>> failed: Permission denied.
>>> ERROR\n/var/amavis/tmp/amavis-20190518T065844-01954-dOjV4CBP/parts: OK\n
>>> run_av (ClamAV-clamd): CLEAN
>>> run_av (ClamAV-clamd) result: clean
>>> So it passes everything as CLEAN, even the EICAR test virus.
>>> It seems to be a permissions issue.
>>> I used this article to check my settings
>>> ,
>>> but everything seems to be correct.
>> Try adding user amavis to group clamav (as well as adding user clamav to
>> group amavis, which I guess you already did):
>> # adduser amavis clamav

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