Is MailScanner affected by the Redhat bug

Chris Sweeney csweeney at
Tue Sep 9 14:07:18 IST 2008

> Redhat & Centos distros seem to have a performance issue with perl
> I have all my servers running MailScanner on Centos. Is MailScanner
> greatly affected by the Bug ?
> Should I upgrade perl on my machines  ?

# This small repo contains a patched version of perl to fix
# the issues raised on :
# for CentOS-5. Only i386 and x86_64 packages are provided.
# There has been some testing done on the centos-devel list, however you
# still test it yourself before deploying into production
# to install these packages :
# cd /etc/yum.repos.d/; wget
# yum --enablerepo=c5-bz379791 update perl

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