Sophos not running correctly after most recent update - Fixed!

Stef Morrell stef at
Fri Apr 4 16:47:22 IST 2008


-----Original Message-----
From: mailscanner-bounces at
[mailto:mailscanner-bounces at] On Behalf Of Julian
Sent: 04 April 2008 14:33
To: MailScanner discussion
Subject: Re: Sophos not running correctly after most recent update

You're running an old MailScanner, and need (at least) a newer
I have attached the latest version of this script to this message. 
Replace the one in /usr/lib/MailScanner/sophos-autoupdate with the
uncompressed copy from this message.


All working now - Many thanks Julian! I guess I had better schedule an
MS upgrade.

# ./sophos-wrapper /usr/local/Sophos 
SWEEP virus detection utility
Version 4.28.0 [Linux/Intel]
Virus data version 4.28, April 2008
Includes detection for 381187 viruses, trojans and worms
Copyright (c) 1989-2008 Sophos Plc,


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