McAfee Auto Update

Julian Field mailscanner at
Mon Jun 30 20:31:17 IST 2003

Wouldn't it just be easier to move update_virus_scanners from the
cron.hourly directory to the cron.daily directory?

At 20:24 30/06/2003, you wrote:
>Hello Julian,
>I have MailScanner installed on may Linux working with McAfee only.
>To avoid auto-update to run every hour, i've disable the script
>update_virus_scanners on my cron.hourly and create a call to
>mcafee-autoupdate script on may crontab file to run every day at 01:00am.
>I've been checked every day and there seems to be no problem on the
>mcafee-autoupdate script.
>I just want to confirm if you see any problem with that configuration.
>Rodrigo Scarano
>Target Sistemas
>rscarano at

Julian Field
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