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    howto send a mail when clamav finds a virus ?


    I've installed clamav, clamav-daemon and clamav-freshclam on my debian etch stable and I scan all directories using:
    05 5 * * *  clamscan -r /  >/dev/null 2>&1
    howto configure to send a mail when clamav finds a virus ?

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    Linux Guru anomie's Avatar
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    Mar 2005
    From the clamscan(1) manpages:
    -i, --infected
    Only print infected files.
    Depending on which account's crontab you're running that from, you may need to set the crontab(5) MAILTO variable or set up an appropriate alias for yourself.

    (Note that cronjobs by default will send stdout/stderr text to mail.)

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