New beta release 4.68.3

Mark Sapiro mark at
Thu Mar 13 19:04:08 GMT 2008

On Wed, Mar 12, 2008 at 10:35:27PM +0000, Julian Field wrote:
> I have just released a new beta, 4.68.3.
> This contains quite a lot of major new things, some of which are very 
> much "behind the scenes" so I would appreciate it if people could test 
> this out for me.

I just installed it.  The install and restart had no problems so far.

> The major new changes are mostly these:
> - - Support for F-Prot version 6 scanning daemon, fpscand. This is very fast.
> - - Support for Vexira and Esets scanners updated.
> - - Major new delivery system for Web Bug Replacement image and 
> phishing.bad.sites.conf file. This now uses an "anycast" content 
> delivery network graciously provided by Matt Hampton, so big thanks to 
> him. This should make Distributed Denial of Service attacks (which I 
> suffered a couple of weeks ago) virtually impossible as the files are 
> provided by a globally-distributed network of hosts all behind the same 
> URL and IP address.
> - - New ability to forward messages to a list of email addresses if the 
> messages contain filenames or filetypes matching the rules give in 
> filename.rules.conf and filetype.rules.conf files.

Since I see nothing above regarding the Postfix message duplication issue,
I'm keeping Max Children = 1 for now.

On another note. On the page
the PGP Signature links for Beta downloads seem to be broken. I've seen
this before. Is this intentional or an oversight?

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro net       The highway is for gamblers,
San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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