Another call for improvements

Julian Field MailScanner at
Sun Jun 11 12:41:53 IST 2006

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Res wrote:
> On Sun, 11 Jun 2006, shuttlebox wrote:
>> On 6/11/06, Res <res at> wrote:
>>> Jules,
>>>         How about consideration of change to the src install script
>>> like on our redhat counterpart servers, those that use /opt like 
>>> slackware
>>> et al takes extra time to move shuffle and and follow the upgrade 
>>> process
>>> for MS and Langs requires intervention, so my question is whats 
>>> wrong with
>>> just doing it the same way as RH version where it just updates and 
>>> overwrites?
>>> This saves moving our mrtg and rules files and any customized reports
>>> etc as well as stuffing around with upgrade sripts :)
>>> Its still a good idiea I think to keep it under /opt as makes easy
>>> install from backups if something goes pear shaped,  rather than a
>>> symlink, make it a a true /opt/MailScanner.
>>> I have looked at it and I can see no ill effects for doing it this way,
>>> but thats me :)
I fundamentally am missing your point :-(
What are you saying and suggesting

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