Yum/RPM install

Gareth list-mailscanner at linguaphone.com
Mon Aug 13 17:33:52 IST 2007

Managing perl modules would be a real pain as you would practically have to
install them as separate RPM's aswell. RPM has its own versioning and
upgrade system which perl also has. Trying to mix them both at the same time
can cause lots of issues.

> -----Original Message-----
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> [mailto:mailscanner-bounces at lists.mailscanner.info]On Behalf Of Peter
> Nitschke
> Sent: 13 August 2007 17:22
> To: mailscanner at lists.mailscanner.info
> Subject: Yum/RPM install
> There have been a few threads on the issue of making more use of
> yum and or
> RPM's to install MailScanner and SA/Clam-av, but none of them seem to have
> come to any real conclusion.
> Is there any real disadvantage to doing it all with RPM's rather than
> having all the modules compiled with each install or upgrade?
> Peter
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