sophoswrapper not found

Julian Field mailscanner at
Fri Nov 1 09:34:31 GMT 2002

At 09:25 01/11/2002, you wrote:
>Hi Julian,
> > >Sophos has apparently changed some things starting with the 3.62
> > >distribution.  The previous version that I used, 3.59,
> > >had a sophoswrapper and autoupdate in /usr/local/Sophos/bin
> >
> > Those scripts were never a part of Sophos (I wrote them!), they were
> > provided as part of the MailScanner version 3 distribution.
>Could you do a simple check with the RPM upgrade? I am using f-prot but
>have to delete the Sophos update script from the cron.daily every time i
>do a RPM upgrade.

No need. The Sophos update cron job checks to see if you have Sophos
installed before doing anything. If you haven't got it installed it just
quietly exits.
Julian Field                Teaching Systems Manager
jkf at         Dept. of Electronics & Computer Science
Tel. 023 8059 2817          University of Southampton
                             Southampton SO17 1BJ

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