On 2/22/2018 8:29 AM, J Doe wrote:
>> I recently installed ClamAV 0.99.3 on a Ubuntu 16.04.03 LTS server and
>> utilize it as a milter for Postfix v. 3.1.0.
>> When freshclam runs according to its’ cron job and successfully downloads an
>> update, it leaves the following note in the freshclam log:
>> WARNING: clamd was NOT notified: Can’t connect to clamd through
>> My initial thought was a simple permissions error, so I checked the
>> permissions to the clamd.sock socket:
>> drwxr-xr-x clamav clamav /var/spool/postfix/var/run/clamav
>> srw-rw-rw clamav clamav /var/spool/postfix/var/run/clamd.sock
This path doesn't match the error message above.
>> $ sudo -u clamav namei -m /var/spool/postfix/var/run/clamav/clamd.sock
Yet this path does.
>> I’m pretty sure this is a minor mistake on my part; can anyone suggest a
>> solution ?
Check your paths in clamd.conf and freshclam.conf carefully. It's
likely they don't match.
-- Noel Jones
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