[Openvas-discuss] ERROR: Could not determine database revision, database corrupt or in invalid format.

Andrew Rice the_integrator at tesco.net
Thu Aug 18 13:18:02 CEST 2011


Hi,

I've rebuilt the database several times to no avail.

Below is the output of the check and the log.
I really would like this working.

Best regards
Andrew


openvas-check-setup 2.1.3
   Test completeness and readiness of OpenVAS-4

   Please report us any non-detected problems and
   help us to improve this check routine:
   http://lists.wald.intevation.org/mailman/listinfo/openvas-discuss

   Send us the log-file (/tmp/openvas-check-setup.log) to help analyze 
the problem.

   Use the parameter --server to skip checks for client tools
   like GSD and OpenVAS-CLI.

Step 1: Checking OpenVAS Scanner ...
         OK: OpenVAS Scanner is present in version 3.2.4.
log_init():open : Permission denied
dup2 : Bad file descriptor
fdopen : Bad file descriptor
log_init():open : Permission denied
dup2 : Bad file descriptor
fdopen : Bad file descriptor
         OK: OpenVAS Scanner CA Certificate is present as 
/var/lib/openvas/CA/cacert.pem.
log_init():open : Permission denied
dup2 : Bad file descriptor
fdopen : Bad file descriptor
         OK: NVT collection in /var/lib/openvas/plugins contains 22717 NVTs.
log_init():open : Permission denied
dup2 : Bad file descriptor
fdopen : Bad file descriptor
         WARNING: Signature checking of NVTs is not enabled in OpenVAS 
Scanner.
         SUGGEST: Enable signature checking (see 
http://www.openvas.org/trusted-nvts.html).
Step 2: Checking OpenVAS Manager ...
         OK: OpenVAS Manager is present in version 2.0.4.
         OK: OpenVAS Manager client certificate is present as 
/var/lib/openvas/CA/clientcert.pem.
         OK: OpenVAS Manager database found in 
/var/lib/openvas/mgr/tasks.db.
         OK: Access rights for the OpenVAS Manager database are correct.
         OK: sqlite3 found, extended checks of the OpenVAS Manager 
installation enabled.
Error: unable to open database "/var/lib/openvas/mgr/tasks.db": unable 
to open database file
         ERROR: Could not determine database revision, database corrupt 
or in invalid format.
         FIX: Delete database at /var/lib/openvas/mgr/tasks.db and 
rebuild it.

  ERROR: Your OpenVAS-4 installation is not yet complete!

Please follow the instructions marked with FIX above and run this
script again.

If you think this result is wrong, please report your observation
and help us to improve this check routine:
http://lists.wald.intevation.org/mailman/listinfo/openvas-discuss

ricead at ubuntuVAS:~$ cat /tmp/openvas-check-setup.log
openvas-check-setup 2.1.3
   Mode:  desktop
   Date:  Thu, 18 Aug 2011 13:10:20 +0200

Checking for old OpenVAS Scanner <= 2.0 ...
Downloads/openvas-check-setup: 120: openvasd: not found

Checking presence of OpenVAS Scanner ...
OpenVAS Scanner 3.2.4
Nessus origin: (C) 2004 Renaud Deraison <deraison at nessus.org>
Most new code since OpenVAS: (C) 2011 Greenbone Networks GmbH
License GPLv2: GNU GPL version 2
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it.
There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.


Checking OpenVAS Scanner version ...

         OK: OpenVAS Scanner is present in version 3.2.4.
Could not open the logfile, using stderr
plugins_folder = /var/lib/openvas/plugins
cache_folder = /var/cache/openvas
include_folders = /var/lib/openvas/plugins
max_hosts = 30
max_checks = 10
be_nice = no
logfile = /var/log/openvas/openvassd.messages
log_whole_attack = no
log_plugins_name_at_load = no
dumpfile = /var/log/openvas/openvassd.dump
rules = /usr/share/openvas/openvassd.rules
cgi_path = /cgi-bin:/scripts
port_range = default
optimize_test = yes
checks_read_timeout = 5
non_simult_ports = 139, 445
plugins_timeout = 320
safe_checks = yes
auto_enable_dependencies = yes
silent_dependencies = no
use_mac_addr = no
save_knowledge_base = no
kb_restore = no
only_test_hosts_whose_kb_we_dont_have = no
only_test_hosts_whose_kb_we_have = no
kb_dont_replay_scanners = no
kb_dont_replay_info_gathering = no
kb_dont_replay_attacks = no
kb_dont_replay_denials = no
kb_max_age = 864000
slice_network_addresses = no
nasl_no_signature_check = yes
drop_privileges = no
unscanned_closed = yes
vhosts =
vhosts_ip =
cert_file = /var/lib/openvas/CA/servercert.pem
key_file = /var/lib/openvas/private/CA/serverkey.pem
ca_file = /var/lib/openvas/CA/cacert.pem
config_file = /etc/openvas/openvassd.conf
Checking OpenVAS Scanner CA cert ...

         OK: OpenVAS Scanner CA Certificate is present as 
/var/lib/openvas/CA/cacert.pem.
Checking NVT collection ...

         OK: NVT collection in /var/lib/openvas/plugins contains 22717 NVTs.
Checking status of signature checking in OpenVAS Scanner ...
         WARNING: Signature checking of NVTs is not enabled in OpenVAS 
Scanner.
         SUGGEST: Enable signature checking (see 
http://www.openvas.org/trusted-nvts.html).

Checking presence of OpenVAS Manager ...
OpenVAS Manager 2.0.4
Manager DB revision 41
Copyright (C) 2010 Greenbone Networks GmbH
License GPLv2+: GNU GPL version 2 or later
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it.
There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.



         OK: OpenVAS Manager is present in version 2.0.4.
Checking OpenVAS Manager client certificate ...

         OK: OpenVAS Manager client certificate is present as 
/var/lib/openvas/CA/clientcert.pem.
Checking OpenVAS Manager database ...

         OK: OpenVAS Manager database found in 
/var/lib/openvas/mgr/tasks.db.
Checking access rights of OpenVAS Manager database ...

         OK: Access rights for the OpenVAS Manager database are correct.
Checking sqlite3 presence ...
         OK: sqlite3 found, extended checks of the OpenVAS Manager 
installation enabled.

Checking OpenVAS Manager database revision ...
         ERROR: Could not determine database revision, database corrupt 
or in invalid format.
         FIX: Delete database at /var/lib/openvas/mgr/tasks.db and 
rebuild it.







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