Having problems installing on FreeBSD 64 Bit

Kevin Kobb kkobb at skylinecorp.com
Fri Apr 4 16:57:15 IST 2008

Andrew Chester wrote:
> Hi All
> I'm having a problem installing MS on FreeBSD 6.3 64 Bit, I've updated 
> the ports tree a few times now and it has MailScanner 4.67.6_1 - but 
> when I try install it thru the ports tree, I keep getting this error:
> "bdc-7.0.1_2 is only for i386, while you are running amd64". This 
> happens when the MS installation runs through it's dependancy list, I 
> have tried to find a 64bit package for bdc but can only find the i386 
> package.
> I dont know why this is happening or what's gone wrong as I've installed 
> MS on the same version of FreeBSD on another gateway, also 64 Bit, 
> without a problem.
> If anyone can advise on what to do, it would be greatly appreciated - 
> thank you.
> Kind Regards,
> Andrew
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Perhaps you could try this.

cd /usr/ports/mail/mailscanner
make clean
make rmconfig
make config

When you run 'make config' to not check the box for BitDefender. Then, 
try to install as usual.

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