Ubuntu - sendmail problem

shuttlebox shuttlebox at gmail.com
Mon Apr 28 23:08:01 IST 2008

On Mon, Apr 28, 2008 at 11:57 PM, Rick Bragg <lists at gmnet.net> wrote:
> Thanks,
>  I basically didn't do anything special at all, I just downloaded and
>  installed the latest ubuntu 8.04 64bit server version, then did apt-get
>  install mailscanner, then went through the config file and that is it.
>  I prefer to use sendmail, clamav, spamassassin, mailwatch as my combo of
>  systems.  I just don't know how to fire up MailScanner with sendmail.
>  MailScanner is working great, its just not firing up sendmail, sendmail
>  is working great, its just that nothing is being scanned.
>  How can I use MailScanner with sendmail on ubuntu?

The version packaged for Ubuntu (4.58) is really old. I would rather
go with the generic tar dist from the MailScanner site. There's good
instructions to follow to get it running as well. It clearly states
what you need to modify to run Sendmail.


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