Cannot run Clamav
ubuntu-users at schoenhaber.de
Tue Sep 25 12:11:35 UTC 2007
Graham Watkins wrote:
> I first installed the version shown under Synaptic Package Manager but
> whenever I tried to run it I was informed that this version was out of
> date and so far as I could tell that was the end of the exercise.
End of the exercise? Why? What was the actual problem besides clamav
informing you of the availability of a newer upstream release?
There even might be a newer version in the backports-repository for your
> I then uninstalled that version and tried compiling it from source. This
> failed with the following output:
> checking for gcc... gcc
> checking for C compiler default output file name...
> configure: error: C compiler cannot create executables
You need to install the required development tools and libraries.
Installing build-essential might be a useful first step.
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