Is MailScanner affected by the Redhat bug

Randal, Phil prandal at
Thu Sep 18 10:56:26 IST 2008

Julian Field wrote:
>> my Centos 5 testbox complained about version conflicts concerning
>>  perl-Math-BigInt
>>  perl-IO
>>  perl-bignum
> Delete these RPMs, upgrade Perl, then just re-run the MailScanner
> installer and it will put back the bits it needs. This is pretty
> quick and harmless.  
> Jules

On my CentOS 5.2 boxes, I had to

 rpm -e perl-Math-BigRat perl-Math-BigInt perl-bignum perl-File-Temp

 yum update

and then re-run MailScanner's installer.

And all's well.


Phil Randal
Networks Engineer
Herefordshire Council
Hereford, UK

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