edwin at clamav
Nov 22, 2011, 10:42 AM
Post #2 of 2
On 11/22/2011 08:32 PM, Shobana Narayanaswamy wrote:
> Is there a way to reduce the memory footprint of the scanner? It appears to take about 220M in memory to load the virus db.
Are you using 0.97.3? There were some improvements in the 0.97 series regarding memusage.
Also are you using only official DBs, or third-party as well?
> Also, it takes up all of the machine's CPU while running. Is there a way to limit this (probably a general question and not specific to the scanner).
Check MaxThreads in clamd.conf
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