Announce: MailWatch for MailScanner 0.5
hywel at BURRIS.ORG.UK
Tue Feb 3 21:20:37 GMT 2004
I have run into this problem after upgrading from version 0.4 to 0.5 on
fedora, surprisingly it seemed to work ok with perl-DBD-MySQL-2.9002-1
before I upgraded.
I am getting the error: -
Feb 3 21:16:13 mail MailScanner: Database ping failure attempting to
Feb 3 21:16:13 mail MailScanner: Cannot insert row: MySQL server has
I assume that this is caused by me using the incorrect version? Would there
be any chance of advising how I could install this old version like you seen
below as fedora is advising that the above version of perl is required for
From: MailScanner mailing list [mailto:MAILSCANNER at JISCMAIL.AC.UK] On Behalf
Of Steve Freegard
Sent: 03 February 2004 17:41
To: MAILSCANNER at JISCMAIL.AC.UK
Subject: Re: Announce: MailWatch for MailScanner 0.5
You'll still need 2.1028.
However I saw a neat trick done by an admin recently who installed the
DBD-MySQL module into /usr/lib/MailScanner/MailScanner/DBD-MySQL and did
something like "use lib '/usr/lib/MailScanner/MailScanner/DBD-MySQL/';" to
the top of MailWatch.pm to use the older version instead.
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