acabng at digitalfuture
Aug 24, 2009, 7:25 AM
Post #2 of 2
Federico Giovannini wrote:
Re: ClamAV-clamd av-scanner FAILED and ClamAV-clamscan av-scanner FAILED
[In reply to]
> Hi all,
> I'm new in this mailing-list and also as clamav-user so sorry for my elementary questions.
> With my configuration gentoo, postfix ( 2.2.11-r1), amavisd-new (2.5.2) and ClamAV 0.95.2 sometimes when my mailserver receives emails with attachments, clamd stops working and also clamscan dies as indicated in the following amavis logs:
> Aug 17 03:42:59 scilla.sestante.net /usr/sbin/amavisd: (10531-12) (!!)TROUBLE in check_mail: virus_scan FAILED: virus_scan: ALL VIRUS SCANNERS FAILED: ClamAV-clamd av-scanner FAILED: CODE(0x8011a434) Too many retries to talk to /var/amavis/clamd.sock (Can't connect to UNIX socket /var/amavis/clamd.sock: Connection refused) at (eval 67) line 310. at (eval 67) line 511.; ClamAV-clamscan av-scanner FAILED: /usr/bin/clamscan DIED on signal 11 (000b) at (eval 67) line 511.
> I took a look also to clamd.log but there are not FATAL evidence.
> After this trouble, the crashing emails remain in my postqueue and i cannot restart clamd until I delete them.
> How can I find where is the problem and how can I solve it?
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