[suggest] new clamav update miss 'clamav' user/group creation/update

Christoph Maser cmr at financial.com
Mon Jul 3 11:22:06 CEST 2006


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Jose

you updated kb-rpms (centos.karan.org) with rpmforge rpms. rpmforge always had packages
clamav, clamav-db, clamav-devel and clamd. I had a quick look at the spec-file from dag
and it looks like they create the user and group. So i think this problem just occurs
because you are mixing repos.

Chris


J.J.Garcia schrieb:
> Hi folks,
> 
> Just updating clamav 'bundle' from old 'clamav-server' (i think the just
> previous) and i noticed that the 'clamav' user/group for this pkg is not created
> by default by the rpm pkg.
> 
> At the same time, the /var/log/clamav is not updated/created with clamav.clamav
> ownership,
> 
> Don't know if it is my actual config (previous one untouched anyway), but this
> is what i did to get it up and running in a CentOs 4.3 host
> 
> Thanks for your ideas
> 
> Jose
> 
> --------
> 
> [root at sparkbox ~]# yum update
> <...>
> 
> Resolving Dependencies
> --> Populating transaction set with selected packages. Please wait.
> ---> Package clamav.i386 0:0.88.3-1.el4.rf set to be updated
> ---> Package clamav-db.i386 0:0.88.3-1.el4.rf set to be updated
> ---> Package clamd.i386 0:0.88.3-1.el4.rf set to be updated
> --> Running transaction check
> 
> Dependencies Resolved
> 
> =============================================================================
>  Package                 Arch       Version          Repository        Size
> =============================================================================
> Installing:
>  clamav                  i386       0.88.3-1.el4.rf  rpmforge          724 k
>      replacing  clamav-lib.i386 0.88.2-2.el4.kb
> 
>  clamav-db               i386       0.88.3-1.el4.rf  rpmforge          5.1 M
>      replacing  clamav-update.i386 0.88.2-2.el4.kb
> 
>  clamd                   i386       0.88.3-1.el4.rf  rpmforge           64 k
>      replacing  clamav-server.i386 0.88.2-2.el4.kb
> 
> 
> Transaction Summary
> =============================================================================
> Install      3 Package(s)
> Update       0 Package(s)
> Remove       0 Package(s)
> Total download size: 5.9 M
> Is this ok [y/N]: y
> Downloading Packages:
> (1/3): clamav-0.88.3-1.el 100% |=========================| 724 kB    00:01
> (2/3): clamav-db-0.88.3-1 100% |=========================| 5.1 MB    00:11
> (3/3): clamd-0.88.3-1.el4 100% |=========================|  64 kB    00:00
> Running Transaction Test
> Finished Transaction Test
> Transaction Test Succeeded
> Running Transaction
>   Installing: clamav-db                    ######################### [1/8]
>   Installing: clamav
> [2/8]warning: /etc/freshclam.conf created as /etc/freshclam.conf.rpmnew
>   Installing: clamav                       ######################### [2/8]
>   Installing: clamd                        ######################### [3/8]
>   Cleanup   : clamav                       ######################### [4/8]
>   Removing  : clamav-lib                   ######################### [5/8]
> warning: /etc/sysconfig/freshclam saved as /etc/sysconfig/freshclam.rpmsave
> warning: /etc/cron.d/clamav-update saved as /etc/cron.d/clamav-update.rpmsave
>   Removing  : clamav-update                ######################### [6/8]
> warning: /var/lib/clamav/main.cvd saved as /var/lib/clamav/main.cvd.rpmsave
> warning: /var/lib/clamav/daily.cvd saved as /var/lib/clamav/daily.cvd.rpmsave
>   Removing  : clamav-data                  ######################### [7/8]
>   Removing  : clamav-server                ######################### [8/8]
> 
> Installed: clamav.i386 0:0.88.3-1.el4.rf clamav-db.i386 0:0.88.3-1.el4.rf
> clamd.i386 0:0.88.3-1.el4.rf
> Replaced: clamav-data.i386 0:0.88.2-2.el4.kb clamav-lib.i386 0:0.88.2-2.el4.kb
> clamav-server.i386 0:0.88.2-2.el4.kb clamav-update.i386 0:0.88.2-2.el4.kb
> Complete!
> 
> 
> [root at sparkbox ~]# service clamd start
> Starting Clam AntiVirus Daemon: ERROR: Can't get information about user clamav.
> 
> [FALLÓ]
> [root at sparkbox ~]# cp /etc/freshclam.conf /etc/freshclam.conf.old
> [root at sparkbox ~]# cp /etc/freshclam.conf.rpmnew /etc/freshclam.conf
> cp: ¿sobreescribir «/etc/freshclam.conf»? (s/n) s
> [root at sparkbox ~]# groupadd clamav
> [root at sparkbox ~]# useradd -g clamav -s /sbin/nologin -c "Clam AntiVirus" clamav
> [root at sparkbox ~]# service clamd start
> Starting Clam AntiVirus Daemon:                                                [
>  OK  ]
> 
> [root at smarteyebox yum.repos.d]# freshclam -v
> ERROR: Can't open /var/log/clamav/freshclam.log in append mode (check permissions!).
> ERROR: Problem with internal logger.
> 
> [root at sparkbox ~]# l /var/log/clamav/
> drwxr-xr-x   2      104      105 4,0K jul  3 10:32 clamav/
> <...>
> 
> [root at sparkbox ~]# chown -R clamav.clamav /var/log/clamav/
> 
> [root at sparkbox ~]# freshclam -v
> Current working dir is /var/clamav
> Max retries == 3
> ClamAV update process started at Mon Jul  3 10:47:04 2006
> Querying current.cvd.clamav.net
> TTL: 103
> Software version from DNS: 0.88.3
> main.cvd version from DNS: 39
> main.cvd is up to date (version: 39, sigs: 58116, f-level: 8, builder: tkojm)
> daily.cvd version from DNS: 1579
> daily.cvd is up to date (version: 1579, sigs: 2627, f-level: 8, builder: sven)
> Freeing option list...done
> 
> 
> [root at sparkbox ~]# clamscan
> /root/.xauthv1YQ7D: OK
> /root/.rpmmacros: OK
> /root/.festival_history: OK
> /root/.bash_history: OK
> /root/.xauthyIE3tF: OK
> /root/.gtkrc-1.2-gnome2: OK
> /root/.xauthrr5vmv: OK
> /root/.bash_profile: OK
> <...>
> ----------- SCAN SUMMARY -----------
> Known viruses: 60743
> Engine version: 0.88.3
> Scanned directories: 1
> Scanned files: 54
> Infected files: 0
> Data scanned: 0.18 MB
> Time: 2.030 sec (0 m 2 s)
> 
> 
> [sm0ketst at sparkbox ~]$ clamscan
> /home/sm0ketst/.signature.tag: OK
> /home/sm0ketst/.rpmmacros: OK
> /home/sm0ketst/soundconverter.log: OK
> <...>
> 
> 
> 
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