MailScanner RPM dependencies

Julian Field mailscanner at
Thu Feb 5 19:56:15 GMT 2004

At 15:09 05/02/2004, you wrote:
>I've noticed that the MailScanner specfile does not actually list
>dependencies on all the RPMs it needs to run. This means it is hard to
>get working with tools like apt and yum when all the RPMs are provided
>by a repository (also the tnef was not picked up even those it is listed
>as a requires) . Was this intentional?

Yes. You might well have installed the Perl modules through something other
than RPM (CPAN for example). Having all the dependencies caused a lot of
Julian Field
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