McAfee not being updated to 4561

Rabellino Sergio rabellino at DI.UNITO.IT
Thu Aug 18 11:01:24 IST 2005

Glenn Steen wrote:
> On 18/08/05, Glenn Steen <glenn.steen at> wrote:
> (snip)
>>Thanks for the heads-up Denis.
>>I think I'll add a blurb about this (and the easy -f fix) to the wiki
>>sometime later today.
> Hm, spoke too soon... This is the usual cr*p with them... Sloppy
> updating of all their mirrors.
> If any of you've ever made an update script that use their ftp
> mirrors, you know what I'm talking about;-).
> Seems is OK, so a simple and probably very
> temporary fix could be to alter the mcafee-autoupdate script to use
> that. Sigh.
> Suggestions for the notes section of the wiki (that don't contain too
> many profanities) much appreciated:).
As I see on the nai site, the update.ini reports 4560, but rel. 4561 is available from Aug 17.
I've no problem in downloading from, but the update script check that field, so believe that latest 
release is the 4560.

I've done the job by hands.....
Dott. Mag. Sergio Rabellino

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  Department of Computer Science
  University of Torino (Italy)
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