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Topic: Upgrading clamav

Guys;

I noticed that my email server now runs OUTDATED clamav. How can i upgrade it, so that my AV can detect latest virus.

Thanks.

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Re: Upgrading clamav

Which distro are you using? RHEL/CentOS or Debian/Ubuntu?

On RHEL/CentOS, you can run 'yum upgrade' to update them with iRedMail yum repository.
On Debian/Ubuntu, please push package maintainers to update them so that you can upgrade them via 'apt-get'.

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Re: Upgrading clamav

Zhang,

Below is the logs when i try to update my clamav using yum. I'm running Centos.

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[root@mail ~]# yum upgrade clamav
Loaded plugins: fastestmirror
Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile
* addons: mirror.primusdatacentre.com.au
* base: mirror.aarnet.edu.au
* centosplus: mirror.primusdatacentre.com.au
* contrib: mirror.aarnet.edu.au
* extras: mirror.aarnet.edu.au
* updates: mirror.aarnet.edu.au
Excluding Packages from CentOS-5 - Base
Finished
Excluding Packages from CentOS-5 - Plus
Finished
Reducing CentOS-5 - Plus to included packages only
Finished
Excluding Packages from CentOS-5 - Updates
Finished
Setting up Upgrade Process
No Packages marked for Update

********************************************************************

Pls advise.

Thanks.

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Re: Upgrading clamav

Do you have iRedMail yum repository enabled?

# File: /etc/yum.repos.d/iRedMail.repo
[iRedMail]
name=iRedMail
baseurl=http://iredmail.org/yum/rpms/5/
enabled=1
gpgcheck=0

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Re: Upgrading clamav

Zhang,

Thanks for the guide. Managed to update now.

Cheers.

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Re: Upgrading clamav

Would you mind to share us your iRedMail story in our 'Success Stories' forum?
http://www.iredmail.org/forum/forum3-su … ories.html