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[SLUG] ClamAV disk space
- To: Slug <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: [SLUG] ClamAV disk space
- From: Nigel Allen <dna@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed, 15 Apr 2009 11:06:35 +1000
- Organization: EDRS
- User-agent: Thunderbird 220.127.116.11 (Windows/20090302)
We installed ClamAV on a linux server a while ago and just (to our
surprise) ran out of disk space.
When I looked in /var/clamav I found a mass of folders, one per day,
with names like clamav-0469ab0d85545be0513157f39be9ccd6.
Each of the folders are 700+MB in size.
I presume that these are virus definitions and that it's safe to blow
any away earlier than today?
An idea why they would still be there and if we've perhaps
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