auto updating sophos IDEs

Dustin Baer dustin.baer at IHS.COM
Tue Feb 17 19:17:51 GMT 2004

Steve Thomas wrote:
> > i found one here
> > but does any one have a better one?
> I wrote one that processes the e-mails that Sophos sends when a
> new IDE file is released. The only advantages of using it over
> the others mentioned are that it doesn't hit the Sophos website
> unnecessarily (only when there's an update, as opposed to every
> hour or whatever) and you typically get protected against new
> bugs a little faster.

I have seen Sophos email notifications of new IDEs arrive LONG after the
IDE is actually available.


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