[Samba] Realtime virus scanning

Walter Mautner retlaw.rentuam at gmail.com
Wed Oct 26 09:02:40 MDT 2011

On 2011-10-26 09:58, Ian Coetzee wrote:
> Hi guys,
> I just came across an interesting question. Is there a way to do
> realtime virus scanning on samba 3.4.7 on ubuntu 10.04.
> I have found "scannedonly [1]" and "vscan [2]", but neither of them is
> in the repositories meaning we will have to package them our selfs
> which will become administrative nightmare.
> Right now I am looking into inotify + clamAV, but before I start
> redesigning the wheel, have any of you done this before? Am I missing
> the boat totally? Any other suggestions?
Ubuntu has a "clamfs" package which you can use to create filesystem
overlays for your shares, with on-access scanning.

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