Spamassassin and ClamAV - Where From?

Martin.Hepworth martinh at
Tue Mar 27 14:47:38 CEST 2007


Just making things a little easier for folk.

Personally I CPAN Spamassassin and source build ClamAV.

Martin Hepworth
Snr Systems Administrator
Solid State Logic
Tel: +44 (0)1865 842300

> -----Original Message-----
> From: mailscanner-bounces at [mailto:mailscanner-
> bounces at] On Behalf Of Paul Hutchings
> Sent: 27 March 2007 13:39
> To: MailScanner discussion
> Subject: Spamassassin and ClamAV - Where From?
> I now appear to have a working Mailscanner system that does what I
> (other than a little rulset tweaking).
> I've seen/heard talk of installing Spamassassin and ClamAV from the
> installer off the MailScanner site.
> My question is why?
> There are rpm's for both for OpenSuse (using 10.2) and being a newbie
> makes life easier for me, so is there a specific reason or is it a bit
> of a "in the past X happened" issue?
> cheers,
> Paul
> --
> Paul Hutchings
> Network Administrator, MIRA Ltd.
> Tel: 44 (0)24 7635 5378, Fax: 44 (0)24 7635 8378
> mailto:paul.hutchings at
> --
> MailScanner mailing list
> mailscanner at
> Before posting, read
> Support MailScanner development - buy the book off the website!

Confidentiality : This e-mail and any attachments are intended for the 
addressee only and may be confidential. If they come to you in error 
you must take no action based on them, nor must you copy or show them 
to anyone. Please advise the sender by replying to this e-mail 
immediately and then delete the original from your computer.

Opinion : Any opinions expressed in this e-mail are entirely those of 
the author and unless specifically stated to the contrary, are not 
necessarily those of the author's employer.

Security Warning : Internet e-mail is not necessarily a secure 
communications medium and can be subject to data corruption. We advise 
that you consider this fact when e-mailing us. 

Viruses : We have taken steps to ensure that this e-mail and any 
attachments are free from known viruses but in keeping with good 
computing practice, you should ensure that they are virus free.

Red Lion 49 Ltd T/A Solid State Logic
Registered as a limited company in England and Wales 
(Company No:5362730)
Registered Office: 25 Spring Hill Road, Begbroke, Oxford OX5 1RU, 
United Kingdom

More information about the MailScanner mailing list