F-Prot enterprise/small business scanner & MailScanner

Soeren Gerlach so-mlist-alias at all-about-shift.com
Wed May 7 10:10:23 IST 2003

>>visiting the F-Prot site I recognized that F-Prot does [now?] not only
>> have two kind of different licenses for their scanner but also the
>> technique they're using is different.
>>While the enterprise scanner uses a daemon with TCP/IP communication
>> the small business version uses the default on demand scanner.
>>I've noticed in this mailgroup that there were some discussions about
>> pros and cons using scanning deamons and I know that MailScanner uses
>> currently the on demand scanner because it can gain full controll in
>> respect to used resources of the scanning process. So I'd like to ask
>> what the current status of this discussion is daemon vs. on demand -
>> and: Does MailScanner support both falvours of the F-Prot scanners?
> Not at the moment, no. You want the command-line scanner, so the cheaper
> Small Business edition is what you want.

Hi Julian,

thanks for clearifying this issue so quick!


More information about the MailScanner mailing list