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I just installed iRedMail on a fresh CentOS 6.3 server and clamd is failing to start.

When I try to start it, I get the following:

[root@mail1-ny]# service clamd restart
Stopping Clam AntiVirus Daemon:                            [FAILED]
Starting Clam AntiVirus Daemon: /bin/bash: line 1:  1597 Killed                  clamd

At this point I am new to Clam, so I am unsure of exactly what is happening.

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You're probably out of memory. Check your server log /var/log/messages to see if anything was logged. – Michael Hampton May 29 '13 at 20:30
Guess so, I figured 512MB would be enough to run a mail server. – Mike George May 29 '13 at 20:35
@MikeGeorge If all you were running was a mail server (SMTP and POP/IMAP daemons) you could probably get away with it. In the realistic world of today's internet where mail servers have to run anti-spam, anti-virus, RBL checks, etc. -- not so much :-) – voretaq7 May 29 '13 at 20:47

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