[csw-users] What's going on with the clamav package?

Rob Stampfli res at colnet.cmhnet.org
Wed Nov 5 00:50:18 CET 2008

On Wed, Nov 05, 2008 at 12:35:54AM +0100, Peter Bonivart wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 4, 2008 at 11:59 PM, Rob Stampfli <res at colnet.cmhnet.org> wrote:
> > As long as I'm on a roll here, can anyone shed some light as to
> > what's going on with the clamav package?  It has not been updated
> > since February, although there has been about a half-dozen updates
> > issued by the clamav folks in that timeframe.
> >
> > Inquiring minds want to know... ;^)
> ClamAV was one Alex Moore's packages and he's retired as a maintainer.
> I have an interest in several of his packages and have done a test
> build of ClamAV but shifted to release SpamAssassin instead (in
> opencsw.org/testing now). I will take up ClamAV again now when they
> have released 0.94.1 but I've been busy with pkgutil until now.

Thanks, Peter.  I hadn't realized Alex had retired.  He surely did
quite a lot for Blastwave, and that will be a loss for the community.

Thanks for agreeing to pick up the slack.  If there is anything I can
do to assist you, please let me know.


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