4.35.9: file command disabled?

Ugo Bellavance ugob at CAMO-ROUTE.COM
Tue Nov 2 12:13:04 GMT 2004

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Anders Andersson, IT wrote:
>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: MailScanner mailing list
>>[mailto:MAILSCANNER at JISCMAIL.AC.UK] On Behalf Of Julian Field
>>Sent: Monday, November 01, 2004 11:13 PM
>>Subject: Re: 4.35.9: file command disabled?
>>I need to change the default. I don't want it switched on by
>>default, as it has to know where to find your "file" command
>>and what sort of output it produces.
>>Just reset it to /usr/bin/file again and you'll be fine.
>>I'm not sure what to set the default to, it's a bit awkward.
>>I guess I could enable it by default, and just not squeal too
>>loudly if the file can't be found.
>>What do you think?
> I personally would rather have it set disabled but with a description
> why and what to do to enable it. I think that is easier for beginners

 From what I can recall, it was disabled when I first installed
MailScanner 1 year ago.  It was just commented out, without the "DISABLED".

I think it is better to have it disabled as well.


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