Question about upgrading (possible enhancement)

DAve dave.list at
Fri Sep 8 20:48:06 IST 2006

Dennis Willson wrote:
> I have avoided doing an upgrade on top of an old version of MailScanner. 
> I usually build an entirely new server with the new version and then 
> swap the servers.
> I have a question about doing upgrades... Are the old configuration file 
> values "imported" into the new MailScanner configuration files? If so is 
> there a way to run what ever program that does that seperately?
> Having to go through the old and the new config files by hand and get 
> all the setting changes I use is a bit of a pain.
> If there is isn't such a tool, I think it would be a good feature to add 
> in the future.

There is a script to upgrade the conf file, not certain it's name as I 
use the FreeBSD port and it may be renamed. It is called 
"upgrade_MailScanner_conf" on my system. Does a fine job.


Three years now I've asked Google why they don't have a
logo change for Memorial Day. Why do they choose to do logos
for other non-international holidays, but nothing for

Maybe they forgot who made that choice possible.

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