Need confirmation on Posix/flock settings

Scott Silva ssilva at
Fri Dec 8 21:57:27 GMT 2006

dnsadmin spake the following on 12/8/2006 11:21 AM:
> Hello All,
> I recently upgraded with the current ClamAV/SpamAssassin tarball and had
> flock set after SpamAssassin upgrade, but I seem to remember that I was
> advised to run Posix on a 2.6x kernel.
> I am running mailscanner-4.50.15-1 from RPM install and latest
> ClamAV/SpamAsassin install on CentOS 4.4, kernel 2.6.
> Please confirm; I should be running locking-type = posix, correct???
> Thanks,
> Glenn
Posix with sendmail 8.13 on linux. Centos 4.4 has sendmail 8.13.
If running on postfix, your answer will follow from those more knowledgeable...


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