icheckd vs. SAVI-Perl

Robin M. robin at PRIMUS.CA
Wed Nov 26 16:17:48 GMT 2003

On Wed, 26 Nov 2003, Julian Field wrote:
> At 15:26 26/11/2003, you wrote:
> >I am testing sophos and initially I set it up to run as a daemon with the
> >icheckd interface, but after reading the mailscanner docs it appears to
> >suggest that not installing icheckd and compiling the Savi-Perl module
> >instead. Are there any benefits to running sophos with SAVI-Perl rather
> >than running icheckd.
> With SAVI-Perl there is no daemon to crash on you.

I see. If there are no other benefits  maybe I will use daemontools to
make sure it is always available. Does this interface have a history of
turning into a Zombie.

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