Error when Update of Geo IP

Dhawal Doshy dhawal at NETMAGICSOLUTIONS.COM
Thu Sep 29 08:32:09 IST 2005

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John Berntsen wrote:
>>pat png wrote:
>>>Downloading file, please wait....
>>>Warning: fopen("temp/", "w+") - No such file or 
>>>directory in /var/www/html/mailscanner/geoip_update.php on line 53
> The problem is with mysql, because maiwatch uses "load data local
> infile......"
> and the problem is that maybe your mysql config does not allow this.
> It it because of security, you can read in the mysql docs.
> What i did as a quick fix, was to load this file manually like this:

Ummm.. no. The temp dir missing in /var/www/html/mailscanner/ is a known 
problem with mailwatch-1.0.2 (or was it 1.0.1), once created the problem 
is likely to go away.

There are security limitations with the 'load data infile' command but 
thats another story.

- dhawal

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