Error starting lastest version of Mailscanner

Brian Berglund BBerglund at TECHPRO.COM
Fri Nov 5 14:43:30 GMT 2004

I upgraded Mailscanner from 4.34.8 - 4.35.11
When I try to start Mailscanner service, I get
Starting MailScanner daemons:
         incoming postfix:                                 [  OK  ]
         outgoing postfix:                                 [  OK  ]
         MailScanner:       Can't locate MIME/ in @INC (@INC
contains: /usr/lib/MailScanner/5.8.3/i386-linux-thread-multi
/usr/lib/MailScanner/5.8.3 /usr/lib/MailScanner/i386-linux-thread-multi
/usr/lib/MailScanner/5.8.2 /usr/lib/MailScanner/5.8.1
/usr/lib/MailScanner/5.8.0 /usr/lib/MailScanner
/usr/lib/perl5/5.8.3/i386-linux-thread-multi /usr/lib/perl5/5.8.3
/usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.8.3 /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.8.2
/usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.8.1 /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.8.0
/usr/lib/perl5/vendor_perl/5.8.3 /usr/lib/perl5/vendor_perl/5.8.2
/usr/lib/perl5/vendor_perl/5.8.1 /usr/lib/perl5/vendor_perl/5.8.0
/usr/lib/perl5/vendor_perl .
/usr/lib/MailScanner/5.8.3 /usr/lib/MailScanner/i386-linux-thread-multi
/usr/lib/MailScanner/5.8.2 /usr/lib/MailScanner/5.8.1
/usr/lib/MailScanner/5.8.0 /usr/lib/MailScanner) at
/usr/lib/MailScanner/MailScanner/ line 40.
BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at
/usr/lib/MailScanner/MailScanner/ line 40.
Compilation failed in require at /usr/sbin/MailScanner line 73.
BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at /usr/sbin/MailScanner line 73.
                                                           [  OK  ]
I think the reason is because I have version 5.8.5 for Perl installed. 
Where do you change the lib paths that Mailscanner checks on?
Brian Berglund
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