SA/MS Installer dependencies
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Tue Apr 8 14:57:50 IST 2008
Alex Broens wrote:
> On 4/8/2008 2:51 PM, Julian Field wrote:
> Alex Broens wrote:
> >> Jules,
> >> - Seems SA dependencies are added by the MS installer.
> >> why?
> >> This breaks possible SA updates and forces the admin into setup
> methods which *could* cause isssues in the future
> >> The one more noticeably missing are
> >> REQUIRED module missing: HTML::Parser
> >This is in both packages, as both of them need it.
> > optional module missing: LWP::UserAgent (for sa-update)
> > optional module missing: HTTP::Date (for sa-update)
> > I came across this when I wanted to update an older MailScanner box
> with the latest SA/Clam installer.
> >> Could you please keep SA's dependencies in SA's installer and not
> in MS's
> >What are you saying do you think is wrong? HTML::Parser is the only
> >important one here, and is in both the MailScanner and ClamAV+SA
> >distributions as both of them need it.
> I see them there... but as said. The installer borked with that msg.
> Thanks for (hopefully) adding the others required by sa-update:
> NOTE: the optional LWP::UserAgent module is not installed.
> NOTE: the optional HTTP::Date module is not installed.
> The "sa-update" script requires this module to make HTTP
> If-Modified-Since GET requests.
> optional module missing: HTTP::Date
So what you would actually like me to do is add HTTP::Date to the
SpamAssassin installation package?
Julian Field MEng CITP CEng
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