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    Hi all.

    I am currently using OpenSuSe 13.1.

    I installed clamav, but getting an error message when i started the service.

    Please advise and thanks in advance,

    2014-09-21T10:43:51.397069-07:00 linux-lhut systemd[1]: Starting LSB: virus scanner daemon...
    2014-09-21T10:43:51.573891-07:00 linux-lhut startproc: startproc: exit status of parent of /usr/sbin/clamd: 1
    2014-09-21T10:43:51.578895-07:00 linux-lhut clamd[7881]: Starting Clam AntiVirus daemon ..failed
    2014-09-21T10:43:51.627941-07:00 linux-lhut clamd[7881]: LibClamAV Error: cli_loaddbdir(): No supported database files found in /var/lib/clamav
    2014-09-21T10:43:51.628311-07:00 linux-lhut clamd[7881]: ERROR: Can't open file or directory
    2014-09-21T10:43:51.628503-07:00 linux-lhut systemd[1]: clamd.service: control process exited, code=exited status=7
    2014-09-21T10:43:51.628826-07:00 linux-lhut systemd[1]: Failed to start LSB: virus scanner daemon.
    2014-09-21T10:43:51.629121-07:00 linux-lhut systemd[1]: Unit clamd.service entered failed state.

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    Did you run freshclam to update the database?
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