change in behaviour

Greg Matthews gmatt at
Fri May 9 16:28:23 IST 2008

David Lee wrote:
> On Fri, 9 May 2008, Greg Matthews wrote:
>> Waaay back on this list there was much discussion about lock type and
>> then Julian made MailScanner autodetect the required locking... am I
>> misremembering? Anyway, 4.68.8 defaulted to posix whereas the previous
>> version (4.50.15) autodetected correctly and worked with a blank "Lock
>> Type ="
> My own recollection (itself perhaps faulty) of the possible auto-detect
> implies that you might be mis-remembering.

so it seems! just seemed at odd regression from the previously installed 

anyway - thanks for all the feedback.


Greg Matthews           01491 692445
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