red hat 8 weirdness

Julian Field mailscanner at
Tue Nov 19 20:18:17 GMT 2002

At 19:42 19/11/2002, you wrote:
>Just a couple problems I am having here with Red Hat 8.0 and MailScanner
>Mailscanner is restarting itself every 10 seconds, regardless of what I have
>set in the /etc/MailScanner.conf.

What does the maillog say?

>Is there a way in the new mailscanner to turn off the Virus Scanning but
>still use the attachment scanning?  I was able to do this in previous
>versions.  I am having some problems getting it to read the sophos IDE
>files, and just wanted to test it out without using the virus scanner.

         Virus Scanners = none

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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