Cleaning and updating installs

Dave Filchak dfilchak at SYMPATICO.CA
Wed Feb 9 16:59:20 GMT 2005

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Hello to all,

I want to apologize up front for this long winded message but it is all
to do with my current issues.

I am trying to clean up, organize and understand my
MailScanner/ClamAV/Spamassassin installs. In trying to update my ClamAV,
I seem to, in some cases, have things installed in two places. I know
some directories changed with newer versions so what I would appreciate,
is that someone would give me the definitive directory locations for the
current versions.

I also have managed to confuse myself as to what the best method of
updating these applications. I have no problems with MailScanner but I
am confused about ClamAV and Spamassassin. I have searched the archives
but really have not found an answer. I used yum to update my ClamAV but
I have also read that one should just get the tar ball and do it from
source every time you need to upgrade. And SpamAssassin, I am not sure
at all about the best way to go about updating. I am now receiving a
--lint error that says:

***WARNING***: spamassassin --lint failed.
Rolling configuration files back, not restarting SpamAssassin.
Rollback command is:  mv -f /etc/mail/spamassassin/ /etc/mail/spamassassin/RulesDuJour/; mv -f /etc/mail/spamassassin/RulesDuJour/ /etc/mail/spamassassin/;

Lint output: warning: score set for non-existent rule X_OSIRU_DUL_FH
warning: score set for non-existent rule RCVD_IN_OSIRUSOFT_COM
warning: score set for non-existent rule X_OSIRU_SPAM_SRC
warning: score set for non-existent rule X_OSIRU_OPEN_RELAY
warning: score set for non-existent rule X_OSIRU_SPAMWARE_SITE
warning: score set for non-existent rule X_OSIRU_DUL
lint: 6 issues detected.  please rerun with debug enabled for more information.

This has just started today and so I am thinking though that it is because my SpamAssassin is out of date? My debug output looks fine with the exception of:

LibClamAV Warning: ****************************************************
LibClamAV Warning: ***  This version of ClamAV engine is outdated.  ***
LibClamAV Warning: ***         Please update it IMMEDIATELY!        ***
LibClamAV Warning: ****************************************************

Here are where my current directories are and you will see that I have some duplicates here that I want to clear out.










And here are the versions reported:

This is MailScanner version 4.38.9
Module versions are:
1.00    AnyDBM_File
1.14    Archive::Zip
1.01    Carp
1.119   Convert::BinHex
1.00    DirHandle
1.04    Fcntl
2.71    File::Basename
2.05    File::Copy
2.01    FileHandle
1.05    File::Path
0.13    File::Temp
1.29    HTML::Entities
3.45    HTML::Parser
2.30    HTML::TokeParser
1.20    IO
1.09    IO::File
1.122   IO::Pipe
3.05    MIME::Base64
5.417   MIME::Decoder
5.417   MIME::Decoder::UU
5.417   MIME::Head
5.417   MIME::Parser
3.03    MIME::QuotedPrint
5.417   MIME::Tools
0.10    Net::CIDR
1.05    POSIX
1.75    Socket
0.03    Sys::Syslog
1.02    Time::localtime

Optional module versions are:
1.806   DB_File
1.08    Digest
1.01    Digest::HMAC
2.33    Digest::MD5
2.10    Digest::SHA1
0.44    Inline
0.13    Mail::ClamAV
3.000000        Mail::SpamAssassin
1.997   Mail::SPF::Query
0.15    Net::CIDR::Lite
0.48    Net::DNS
missing Net::LDAP
1.94    Parse::RecDescent
missing SAVI
1.2     Sys::Hostname::Long
2.42    Test::Harness
0.47    Test::Simple
1.89    Text::Balanced
1.35    URI

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