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McAfee Scan32 command line logging

Posted on 2006-06-22
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I'm running McAfee VirusScan Enterprise 8.0.0 Scan32.exe with command line parameters but I can't get logging to work.

The following parameters are available but how do I specify the log file/path?
The log settings in the VirusScan Console don't appear to be used either.

LOG - Log infection reports to previously specified log file.
LOGFORMAT <value> - Use the specified format for the log file. Valid values are ANSI,UTF8, or UTF16.
LOGSETTINGS - Log the configuration settings of a scan task.
LOGSUMMARY - Log a summary of scan task results.
LOGUSER - Log identifying information about the user who executes ascan task.

My current command looks like this:

scan32.exe C:\ PRIORITY=1 /ALLOLE /MOVE ^
/ALWAYSEXIT /AUTOEXIT /APPLYNVP /CONTINUE /CONTINUE2 ^
/CONTINUEA /CONTINUEA2 /LOGSUMMARY /LOG ^
/NOESTIMATE /START
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I don't have McAfee but I think it is just /LOGFILE <filename>

e.g.

/LOG=C:\VirusScanLog.txt

At least worth a try.



***Edited by rpggamergirl, Page Editor***(06/23/2006 07:08AM CST)
(edited to replace with the correct answer thanks to David S. and tpgriffin)
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by:tpgriffin
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You're right. The manual only implied the filename parameter.
Thanks!
tg
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by:r-k
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Excellent. Happy scanning!
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