Is sophos-autoupdate updating?

Julian Field MailScanner at
Sun Jun 11 12:29:11 IST 2006

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Mark Nienberg wrote:
> Julian Field wrote:
>> I suspect not. The second command a couple of sentences up is the 
>> correct one. You have to give the autoupdater the directory in which 
>> Sophos is installed. Check that your 
>> /etc/MailScanner/virus.scanners.conf has the correct directory for 
>> the installation of Sophos, or it might still be trying to update an 
>> old Sophos v3 or v4 installation in /usr/local/Sophos. But running 
>> the Sophos command "savupdate" really should work, start by 
>> configuring that so that it works properly. Have you given it the 
>> right Sophos username and password to get updates? The MailScanner 
>> Sophos V5 autoupdate script uses this command to do the update, so 
>> that command on its own must work first.
> Is it possible that the return code is not being passed correctly?
Very :-)

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