MailScanner 4.35.10

Julian Field mailscanner at
Thu Nov 4 14:02:22 GMT 2004

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Michael H. Martel wrote:

> --On Wednesday, November 3, 2004 5:23 PM -0500 Julian Field
> <mailscanner at ECS.SOTON.AC.UK> wrote:
>> But if you install the MIME::Base64 module through CPAN, this isn't
>> essential. You need to either
>> a) have MIME::Base64 installed by CPAN
>> or
>> b) Do the 4.35.10 upgrade "properly" using my script.
> I missed the beginning of this thread, so I'll jump in on this section
> here.  Are you saying that it's no longer a good idea to do the install
> manually (perl Makefile.PL, make, etc) for each of the modules and then
> copy the MailScanner install into /opt ?

If you are using the Solaris/Other Unix distribution, I would still
recommend using my script. But you can do it by hand if you
want to. If you are using the RPM distributions, then you really do need
to run the script, but it's not essential for the
Solaris/Other Unix distribution.

Julian Field
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