clamav and bzip2

Daniel J. Luke dluke at
Thu Feb 23 11:23:27 PST 2012

On Feb 23, 2012, at 2:06 PM, John Brown wrote:
>  After a long download and a short installation the result is the macports clamscan never stopped, and was still going almost eight hours after starting. What's that all about? I finaly gave it a control-C.

you could try clamscan -v to get verbose output and see what clamscan is up to

it's pretty slow, though:

on a dual G4 (desktop) I have with significantly faster disc than you:

% clamscan -v photo.JPG 
Scanning photo.JPG
photo.JPG: OK

----------- SCAN SUMMARY -----------
Known viruses: 1151337
Engine version: 0.97.3
Scanned directories: 0
Scanned files: 1
Infected files: 0
Data scanned: 1.66 MB
Data read: 1.66 MB (ratio 1.00:1)
Time: 16.283 sec (0 m 16 s)

>   I downloaded the latest clamav code from their site, attempted to configure, and got this:

because you wanted to do the same thing that port already did for you?

> checking for gcc bug PR28045... configure: error: your compiler has gcc PR28045 bug, use a different compiler, see

unfortunately clamav will only build with -O0 on darwin8 (with apple's compiler)

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