Red Hat EL 5 perl Update perl-5.8.8-10.el5_0.2

Julian Field MailScanner at
Tue Nov 6 09:45:14 GMT 2007

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Götz Reinicke wrote:
> Hi,
> I'd wanted to update my Mailscanner 4.63.8 secured Red Hat 5
> mailserver with the latest perl (perl-5.8.8-10.el5_0.2) rpm from
> Red Hat, but there are a lot of conflicts with file from package
> installed by Mailscanner.
> e.g.: perl-Test-Simple-0.70-1, perl-Sys-Syslog-0.18-1, perl-bignum.
> So what may I do? Force the update of the Red Hat perl.rpm?
I would force the update of the RedHat perl rpm then re-install
MailScanner so it gets its teeth into your new setup.

> Any suggestions??
> Thanks for hints and tips and for Mailscanner anyway!
> Götz Reinicke


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