Safe to upgrade SpamAssassin?
Chris W. Parker
cparker at SWATGEAR.COM
Mon Jun 2 18:31:01 IST 2003
Julian Field <mailto:mailscanner at ECS.SOTON.AC.UK> wrote:
> > > > Aside from downloading the rpm and installing is there anything
> > > > else I should do? And is there anything I should look out for?
> > >
> > > You have to install spamassassin via CPAN.
> > > Install Mail::SpamAssassin
> > >
> > > Dont use the RPM's to avoid trouble.
> > Ok, I think I can do that. One last bit of clarification though,
> > does it cause a problem that the initial install of SA was done via
> > RPM?
> Delete the RPM before you start installing the new version. I can't
> remember the capitalisation used in the RPM, but one of these will do
> it: rpm -e spamassassin
> rpm -e SpamAssassin
I'll give it a shot and let everyone know how it goes.
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