Problem getting MailScanner 4.10 - New Release started:

Julian Field mailscanner at
Wed Dec 4 15:30:36 GMT 2002

Assuming you ran the "" script, it appears to have not installed
the perl-MIME-tools correctly.

At 14:53 04/12/2002, you wrote:
>I am having a problem getting the latest release of MailScanner up and
>My system is running RedHat 8.0, and included in it is sendmail-8.12.5.
>Here is what I get when I try to start MailScanner.
>[root at Panther root]# cd /
>[root at Panther /]# service MailScanner start
>Starting MailScanner daemons:
>          incoming sendmail: [  OK  ]
>          outgoing sendmail: [  OK  ]
>          MailScanner:       Can't locate MIME/ in @INC (@INC
> contains: /usr/lib/MailScanner
> /usr/lib/perl5/5.8.0/i386-linux-thread-multi /usr/lib/perl5/5.8.0
> /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.8.0/i386-linux-thread-multi
> /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.8.0 /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl
> /usr/lib/perl5/vendor_perl/5.8.0/i386-linux-thread-multi
> /usr/lib/perl5/vendor_perl/5.8.0 /usr/lib/perl5/vendor_perl .
> /usr/lib/MailScanner) at /usr/lib/MailScanner/MailScanner/ line 39.
>BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at
>/usr/lib/MailScanner/MailScanner/ line 39.
>Compilation failed in require at /usr/sbin/MailScanner line 46.
>BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at /usr/sbin/MailScanner line 46.
>[  OK  ]
>[root at Panther /]#
>What am I doing wrong here?
>Steve Dawes
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