最近 freshclam のエラーが頻繁に報告されるようになり、迷惑メールが目立つようになった。 clamav の update ができないのが原因のようだ。

/etc/cron.hourly/freshclam:

Thu Aug 23 13:01:03 2012 child exited: 6

Thu Aug 23 13:01:03 2012 PHASE download: type method: command #0: failed

Thu Aug 23 13:01:03 2012 PHASE download: failed

 

下記の赤字部分を修正することにより回避できた。

vi /usr/local/etc/clamav-update.conf

#### Options ####

# These settings will be overwrited with command line options.

# download from

#   'http://jaist.dl.sourceforge.net/sourceforge/clamav'       - Asia: Ishikawa, Japan

#   'http://nchc.dl.sourceforge.net/sourceforge/clamav'        - Asia: Tainan, Taiwan

#   'http://optusnet.dl.sourceforge.net/sourceforge/clamav'    - Australia: Sydney, Australia

#   'http://belnet.dl.sourceforge.net/sourceforge/clamav'      - Europe: Brussels, Belgium

#   'http://switch.dl.sourceforge.net/sourceforge/clamav'      - Europe: Lausanne, Switzerland

#   'http://puzzle.dl.sourceforge.net/sourceforge/clamav'      - Europe: Bern, Switzerland

#   'http://mesh.dl.sourceforge.net/sourceforge/clamav'        - Europe: Duesseldorf, Germany

#   'http://dfn.dl.sourceforge.net/sourceforge/clamav'         - Europe: Berlin, Germany

#   'http://heanet.dl.sourceforge.net/sourceforge/clamav'      - Europe: Dublin, Ireland

#   'http://garr.dl.sourceforge.net/sourceforge/clamav'        - Europe: Bologna, Italy

#   'http://surfnet.dl.sourceforge.net/sourceforge/clamav'     - Europe: Amsterdam, The Netherlands

#   'http://kent.dl.sourceforge.net/sourceforge/clamav'        - Europe: Kent, UK

#   'http://superb-east.dl.sourceforge.net/sourceforge/clamav' - North America: McLean, Virginia

#   'http://superb-west.dl.sourceforge.net/sourceforge/clamav' - North America: Seattle, Washington

#   'http://internap.dl.sourceforge.net/sourceforge/clamav'    - North America: San Jose, CA

#   'http://easynews.dl.sourceforge.net/sourceforge/clamav'    - North America: Phoenix, AZ

#   'http://ufpr.dl.sourceforge.net/sourceforge/clamav'        - South America: Curitiba, Brazil

$Setting{option}->{src} = 'http://jaist.dl.sourceforge.net/sourceforge/clamav';

#$Setting{option}->{src} = 'http://mesh.dl.sourceforge.net/sourceforge/clamav';

これで freshclam を実行