Solved

Points for Techno__Mage

Posted on 2002-07-20
2
214 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-20
Thanks for your help.

Sebastian
0
Comment
Question by:sderaadt
2 Comments
 
LVL 1

Accepted Solution

by:
Techno__Mage earned 50 total points
ID: 7171024
Thank you for being cool enough to split 'em up.  
Also, if you use f-prot and schedule a system scan during a time the box might be used for other things...  you might want to add "nice " in front of the command that runs it.  
Here's the script I have cron run nightly, if you're interested.  (Sorry, not as well commented as I usually do)...  

#!/bin/bash


# If more than one net interface is "UP", then try to check-updates

if [ `/sbin/ifconfig | grep UP | wc -l` -ge 2 ]; then
        nice /usr/local/f-prot/check-updates.sh -cron
fi


# Run f-prot scanner on entire filesystem

REPORTNAME="/var/log/f-prot/f-prot.day-`date +%d`.log"
EMAIL_ADDR="root user@outside.domain"
EMAIL_SUBJ="F-Prot AntiVirus Report"
OSNAME=`uname -s`

nice /usr/local/bin/f-prot -report=$REPORTNAME -silent -ai -archive -ext -packed /

# Unless f-prot exit code is "0", email report
case "$?" in
        0)
                ;;
        *)
                case "$OSNAME" in
                        Linux)
                                # For mail versions that refuse to read subject header from file input
                                mail -s "$EMAIL_SUBJ" $EMAIL_ADDR < "$REPORTNAME"
                                ;;
                        *)
                                # For mail versions that happily interpret headers from file input
                                echo $EMAIL_SUBJ > "$REPORTNAME".msg
                                echo >> "$REPORTNAME".msg
                                cat $REPORTNAME >> "$REPORTNAME".msg
                                mail $EMAIL_ADDR < $REPORTNAME.msg
                                rm -f "$REPORTNAME".msg > /dev/null
                                ;;
                esac
                ;;
esac

0
 

Author Comment

by:sderaadt
ID: 7171236
Thanks Techno Mage, that script looks good. Unfortunately I havn't had time to look at f-prot yet - but maybe in the next few weeks.

Thanks again

Sebastian
0

Featured Post

Windows Server 2016: All you need to know

Learn about Hyper-V features that increase functionality and usability of Microsoft Windows Server 2016. Also, throughout this eBook, you’ll find some basic PowerShell examples that will help you leverage the scripts in your environments!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

I am a long time windows user and for me it is normal to have spaces in directory and file names. Changing to Linux I found myself frustrated when I moved my windows data over to my new Linux computer. The problem occurs when at the command line.…
Little introduction about CP: CP is a command on linux that use to copy files and folder from one location to another location. Example usage of CP as follow: cp /myfoder /pathto/destination/folder/ cp abc.tar.gz /pathto/destination/folder/ab…
Learn how to get help with Linux/Unix bash shell commands. Use help to read help documents for built in bash shell commands.: Use man to interface with the online reference manuals for shell commands.: Use man to search man pages for unknown command…
Learn how to find files with the shell using the find and locate commands. Use locate to find a needle in a haystack.: With locate, check if the file still exists.: Use find to get the actual location of the file.:

830 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question