AVG antivirus install in Kubuntu

scott slewin at rogers.com
Wed May 2 04:46:43 BST 2007


Matthew Flaschen wrote:
> If you really want to use this (probably unnecessary for a desktop
> machine, as there are very few GNU/Linux viruses),
Few?  I thought there was no known viruses for Linux?

> 1. Open a terminal
> 2. Type:
> 
> kdesu avg
to just update avg as sudo  just type:

sudo avgupdate -o

into a terminal window and you will get the update.  I have done this 
and it works fine.  The "-o" part means you want to do a online update, 
which I assumed you wanted.  Personally, I only use the anti-virus 
scanner to scan my winblows xp side from Linux.

-- 
Your friend,
Scott

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(Feisty Fawn)



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