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15.0 > System > clamav (1.2.1)

Clam AntiVirus is a GPL anti-virus toolkit for UNIX. The main purpose
of this software is the integration with mail servers (attachment
scanning). The package provides a flexible and scalable multi-threaded
daemon, a command line scanner, and a tool for automatic updating via

This build script should build a package that "just works" after
install. You will need to specify a two-letter country code (such
as "us") as an argument to the COUNTRY variable when running the
build script (this will default to "us" if nothing is specified).
For example:

COUNTRY=nl ./clamav.SlackBuild

Groupname and Username

You must have the 'clamav' group and user to run this script,
for example:

groupadd -g 210 clamav
useradd -u 210 -d /dev/null -s /bin/false -g clamav clamav


See README.SLACKWARE for configuration help.

This requires: rust16

Maintained by: Matteo Bernardini
Keywords: clam,antivirus,av,smtp,definitions,scan,daemon
ChangeLog: clamav


Source Downloads:
clamav-1.2.1.tar.gz (370d19d82d330f451c309b551a1cd737)

Download SlackBuild:
clamav.tar.gz.asc (FAQ)

(the SlackBuild does not include the source)

Validated for Slackware 15.0

See our HOWTO for instructions on how to use the contents of this repository.

Access to the repository is available via:
ftp git cgit http rsync

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