[Pkg-clamav-devel] Bug#598183: clamav: restart afterr update fails (functionality level 55 required)

Wolfgang Schulze-Zachau it at aminocom.com
Mon Sep 27 08:49:03 UTC 2010

Package: clamav
Version: 0.96.3+dfsg-1~volatile1
Severity: normal

After a normal package upgrade we end with the following:
apt-get upgrade -y

Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree      
Reading state information... Done
The following packages will be upgraded:
  clamav clamav-base clamav-daemon clamav-freshclam libclamav6
5 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
Need to get 0B/31.0MB of archives.
After this operation, 1507kB of additional disk space will be used.
Preconfiguring packages ...
(Reading database ... 32391 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to replace libclamav6 0.96.1+dfsg-1~volatile1 (using .../libclamav6_0.96.3+dfsg-1~volatile1_i386.deb) ...
Unpacking replacement libclamav6 ...
Preparing to replace clamav-daemon 0.96.1+dfsg-1~volatile1 (using .../clamav-daemon_0.96.3+dfsg-1~volatile1_i386.deb) ...
Stopping ClamAV daemon: clamd.
Unpacking replacement clamav-daemon ...
Preparing to replace clamav-base 0.96.1+dfsg-1~volatile1 (using .../clamav-base_0.96.3+dfsg-1~volatile1_all.deb) ...
Unpacking replacement clamav-base ...
Preparing to replace clamav-freshclam 0.96.1+dfsg-1~volatile1 (using .../clamav-freshclam_0.96.3+dfsg-1~volatile1_i386.deb) ...
Stopping ClamAV virus database updater: freshclam.
Unpacking replacement clamav-freshclam ...
Preparing to replace clamav 0.96.1+dfsg-1~volatile1 (using .../clamav_0.96.3+dfsg-1~volatile1_i386.deb) ...
Unpacking replacement clamav ...
Processing triggers for man-db ...
Setting up libclamav6 (0.96.3+dfsg-1~volatile1) ...
Setting up clamav-base (0.96.3+dfsg-1~volatile1) ...
Replacing config file /etc/clamav/clamd.conf with new version
Setting up clamav-freshclam (0.96.3+dfsg-1~volatile1) ...
Installing new version of config file /etc/init.d/clamav-freshclam ...
Starting ClamAV virus database updater: freshclamERROR: This tool requires libclamav with functionality level 55 or higher (current f-level: 53)
Setting up clamav-daemon (0.96.3+dfsg-1~volatile1) ...
Installing new version of config file /etc/init.d/clamav-daemon ...
Starting ClamAV daemon: clamd ERROR: This tool requires libclamav with functionality level 55 or higher (current f-level: 53)
Setting up clamav (0.96.3+dfsg-1~volatile1) ...

Obviously, we are at the moment running without clamav protection. The upstream offers no explanation or help. 
We need this fixed ASAP. At the moment we are holding back on any upgrades of other servers.

-- Package-specific info:
--- configuration ---
Checking configuration files in /usr/local/etc

Config file: clamd.conf

Config file: freshclam.conf

clamav-milter.conf not found

Software settings
Version: 0.96.1
Optional features supported: MEMPOOL IPv6 CLAMUKO AUTOIT_EA06 RAR JIT
Database directory: /usr/local/share/clamav
WARNING: freshclam.conf and clamd.conf point to different database directories
main.cvd: version 52, sigs: 704727, built on Mon Feb 15 14:54:51 2010
daily.cvd: version 11043, sigs: 70858, built on Wed May 19 03:32:53 2010

Platform information
uname: Linux 2.6.32-trunk-686 #1 SMP Thu Dec 24 05:52:30 UTC 2009 i686
OS: linux-gnu, ARCH: i386, CPU: i686
zlib version: (, compile flags: 55

Build information
GNU C: 4.3.2 (4.3.2)
GNU C++: 4.3.2 (4.3.2)
CFLAGS: -g -O2 -fno-strict-aliasing
Configure: --enable-ltdl-convenience

--- data dir ---
total 63796
-rw-r--r-- 1 clamav clamav   311808 2010-09-25 12:26 bytecode.cld
drwxr-xr-x 2 clamav clamav     4096 2010-07-23 15:37 clamav-62879d5d27b26912c98eacdc96cc4164
-rw-r--r-- 1 clamav clamav  8251392 2010-09-27 00:25 daily.cld
-rw-r--r-- 1 clamav clamav 56671744 2010-07-23 16:04 main.cld
-rw------- 1 clamav clamav      260 2010-09-27 08:25 mirrors.dat

-- System Information:
Debian Release: 5.0.6
  APT prefers stable
  APT policy: (500, 'stable')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.32-trunk-686 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_GB.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_GB.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

Versions of packages clamav depends on:
ii  clamav-freshclam 0.96.3+dfsg-1~volatile1 anti-virus utility for Unix - viru
ii  libc6            2.7-18lenny4            GNU C Library: Shared libraries
ii  libclamav6       0.96.3+dfsg-1~volatile1 anti-virus utility for Unix - libr
ii  zlib1g           1:       compression library - runtime

Versions of packages clamav recommends:
ii  clamav-base      0.96.3+dfsg-1~volatile1 anti-virus utility for Unix - base

Versions of packages clamav suggests:
pn  clamav-docs                   <none>     (no description available)

-- no debconf information

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