CentOs YUM Update?

mmcintosh Infowall mmcintosh at infowall.com
Thu Sep 25 20:32:41 IST 2008

Scott Silva wrote:
> on 9-25-2008 11:34 AM mmcintosh Infowall spake the following:
>> Hello All,
>> I am planning on running a YUM Update on my Centos 5.2 system I have 
>> read on this list that there can be problems with perl modules that 
>> are incompatible with MailScanner so was wondering if anyone had a 
>> list of what I should not update or what versions I should be 
>> running. Below is my MailScanner -v.
> The problem is the new perl update overwrites or chokes on the newer 
> modules installed by mailscanner. When you try the update, the new 
> perl update will fail and list the modules it conflicts with.
> Rpm -e those, update, and re-install MailScanner to re-install those 
> modules and you should be all set.
> I am planning to upgrade mine this weekend when the mail won't be 
> missed for a few hours during the upgrade and cleanup.

Thanks I will try it this weekend and see how it goes.


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