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In an attempt to resolve a problem with AVG on our sbs2011 server, we have installed clamav.

The product installed OK, but when it tries to update itself we get :-

ClamAV update process started at Fri May 17 09:40:16 2013
main.cvd is up to date (version: 54, sigs: 1044387, f-level: 60, builder: sven)
WARNING: getfile: daily-16883.cdiff not found on remote server (IP: 163.1.3.8)
WARNING: getpatch: Can't download daily-16883.cdiff from database.clamav.net
WARNING: getfile: daily-16883.cdiff not found on remote server (IP: 193.1.193.64)
WARNING: getpatch: Can't download daily-16883.cdiff from database.clamav.net
WARNING: getfile: daily-16883.cdiff not found on remote server (IP: 81.91.100.173)
WARNING: getpatch: Can't download daily-16883.cdiff from database.clamav.net
WARNING: getfile: Unknown response from remote server (IP: 217.135.32.99)
WARNING: Can't download daily.cvd from database.clamav.net
Trying again in 5 secs...

I have installed this on 3 servers so far and every one has the same problem.

Anyone got any ideas on how to fix this?

Many thanks.
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Are you using a proxy server? Check if the settings are good.
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I sorted it out thanks :-

We do not use a proxy.

The default settings for the download server are

database.clamv.net

changing it to :-

db.local.clamav.net

sorted it out for me.

Thanks anyway.
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Glad I could help
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thanks to all
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