[CentOS] More on amavis/clam permission errors on Centos 6.3

Thu Jan 31 07:30:51 UTC 2013
John Hinton <webmaster at ew3d.com>

On 1/30/2013 5:05 PM, Robert Moskowitz wrote:
> On 01/30/2013 04:31 PM, Nicolas Thierry-Mieg wrote:
>> Robert Moskowitz wrote:
>>> I should probably find either the amavis or clam list(s) and take this
>>> there?
>> <snip>
>>> Oh, I have not applied the updated policy rpms that Dan Walsh pointed me
>>> to.  This is all 'out of the box' rpms, following the amavis/clamav
>>> recommendations from: http://wiki.centos.org/HowTos/Amavisd
>> is it? so your rpms come from rpmforge? I thought you mentioned epel at
>> some point. Hopefully you're not mixing them?
> Sorry, I followed the HowTo, but got all the rpms from epel.
>> If you are, then that might be your problem.
>> If you really followed the wiki instructions you must be using RF
>> packages, so you could take it to the RF list.
>> And if you're using epel, then you didn't follow the wiki instructions
>> but nevertheless you should take it to the epel list...
> epel list.  Hmm.  Now to find that.
> Thanks for the direction.
Read near the top of the amavis config file. It will reference the 
directories you are having trouble with. It tells you to create them and 
that they need to be owned by whatever you set the amavis user to be. It 
is all right there in the conf file.

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