[CentOS] milter clamav borked?
John R Pierce
pierce at hogranch.com
Mon Apr 6 20:41:47 UTC 2009
John R Pierce wrote:
> hey, I upgraded a server to 5.3 from 5.2 today, its a mail server, and
> its using the rpmforge clamav milter...
> was getting errors in my mail log like...
> Apr 6 01:39:32 freescruz sendmail: n368dWxW012304: Milter
> (clamav): error connecting to filter: Connection refused by
realizing others may find this same posting and be looking for a
I fixed the following...
/etc/clamd.conf and /etc/clamav-milter.conf have to be in sync on the
clamd local socket...
# delete the "Example" line near top
/etc/sysconfig/clamav-milter had a bunch of old config stuff that has
to be removed. should read JUST...
and, the socket given above as MilterSocket has to match whats in
and do a `make` in /etc/mail then
# service restart clamd
# service restart sendmail
and all should be hunky dory.
Me thinks this clamd and clamav-milter upgrade -should- have created
some .rpmnew files, if it had, I would have found this much much faster
as I'm in the habit of diffing all those with the current 'active' file,
and incorporating changes.
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