MailScanner via Yum (CentOS)

Julian Field MailScanner at
Tue Aug 28 20:28:43 IST 2007

Paul Hutchings wrote:
>> Read the script :-)
> Rather embarrassingly I did once I'd sent the reply to the list :-)
> I'd appreciate any feedback on how other people handle this - I can see
> the benefits of using the rpm's supplied with MailScanner as I would
> assume it sorts out things like minimum versions req'd, but at the same
> time I'm thinking is there a benefit to using as much as possible of
> what comes with the OS?
It doesn't install a new module unless it needs to for some reason. If 
your current version is okay, then it will leave it as it is and not 
upgrade it. But many of the requirements are not shipped with the OS.


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