Is there virus removal software for Jaunty KDE

Mark Greenwood fatgerman at
Sat Jun 13 19:40:46 UTC 2009

On Saturday 13 Jun 2009 19:23:46 Steven Vollom wrote:
> I need the name of software that I can install on a terminal to remove a 
> virus.  Google search was ineffective at least for me.  Every word I searched 
> came up with everything but what I am looking for, and Kpackagekit requires 
> the exact name of an application to locate it.  I remember with adpept, if I 
> typed in the word virus, it was alreading searching for anything with the word 
> virus in it and several options would usually appear; but KpackageKit requires 
> an exact name.  TIA
> Steven
The simplest one to install for KDE is Klamav - this installs the clamav engine mentioned earlier, plus a nice KDE application to control scanning. All you need to do then is run Klamav from the menu and scan.


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