new version of for 4.72.5?

Jeff A. Earickson jaearick at
Tue Nov 25 17:00:08 GMT 2008

On Tue, 25 Nov 2008, Jeff A. Earickson wrote:

> Date: Tue, 25 Nov 2008 09:58:12 -0500 (EST)
> From: Jeff A. Earickson <jaearick at>
> Reply-To: MailScanner discussion <mailscanner at>
> To: mailscanner mailing list <mailscanner at>
> Subject: new version of for 4.72.5?
> Julian,
> I thought you posted a new version of in the last couple
> of days to fix issues with "mailscanner doesn't scan" and
> "mailscanner child freezes" per the recent list postings.  Now I
> can't find that posting on the list.  Can I get this version?
> My issue:  suddenly MailScanner is chewing up a lot of cpu time,
> I see stuff in my inbound queue that is old/should not be there.
> So MailScanner is choking on something in there, would like to
> figure out what...

Glenn Steen kindly resent the modified version of, which
I now have put it in place and it has cleared out stuck messages in
my inbound queue.  Things are looking normal again.

My setup: Solaris 10, sendmail.  Maybe this merits a general release...

Jeff Earickson
Colby College

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