Exim support in 4.10-1

Julian Field mailscanner at ecs.soton.ac.uk
Wed Dec 4 16:20:13 GMT 2002

At 16:05 04/12/2002, you wrote:
>On Wed, 2002-12-04 at 07:29, Julian Field wrote:
> > I will change it for the next version if other people don't want the file
> > locking either. In the mean time, if you really don't want it doing any
> > file locking of its configuration files, simply comment out all the "flock"
> > calls in Config.pm.
>After changing all files in /etc/MailScanner to exim.exim MS starts and
>works fine now. It's interesting that syslog output shows the following:
>Dec  4 08:42:11 QCTO MailScanner[7500]: MailScanner
>Dec  4 08:42:11 QCTO MailScanner[7500]: MailScanner E-Mail Virus Scanner
>version 4.10-1 starting...
>Dec  4 08:42:11 QCTO MailScanner[7500]: Using locktype = posix
>Dec  4 08:42:11 QCTO MailScanner[7500]: Creating hardcoded struct_flock
>subroutine for linux (Linux-type)
>Do each of the struct_flock above correspond to a config file in

They each correspond to 1 child process starting up and initialising itself.
Julian Field
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