Article ID: 8186, created on Mar 12, 2010, last review on May 8, 2014

  • Applies to:
  • Operations Automation

Symptoms

You need to upgrade DrWeb Anti-Virus Service to version 4.44.

Resolution

To upgrade the DrWeb RPMs, perform the following actions:
  1. Deliver the new DrWeb RPMs to host where DrWeb is installed.
  2. Log on to the host via SSH as root user.
  3. Create a backup copy of the existing DrWeb configuration file: cp /etc/drweb/drweb32.ini /etc/drweb/drweb32.ini.backup
  4. Upgrade the DrWeb RPMs using the rpm -Uhv DrWeb_RPMs command.
  5. Repair the old DrWeb configuration file: mv /etc/drweb/drweb32.ini.backup /etc/drweb/drweb32.ini
  6. Restart DrWeb: service drwebd restart
Note: You may need to update the DrWeb license key. Ensure that service recognized the key and run.

Additional information

This article was created as fix of the Bug#465392.

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