MailScanner, CentOS 5 and perl-IO & perl-File-Temp

Craig White craigwhite at
Fri Apr 3 22:56:52 IST 2009

On Fri, 2009-04-03 at 23:31 +0200, Kai Schaetzl wrote:
> Craig White wrote on Fri, 03 Apr 2009 08:39:11 -0700:
> > There has to be a better way than this...this is no way to run a
> > railroad.
> Don't install the perl modules in the mailscanner package, you don't need 
> them. The reason for this error is that the MIME-Tools package you 
> installed wants these two rpm packages. The MIME-tools package is not 
> correctly packed for Red Hat/CentOS systems as it requires packages that 
> are part of the installed perl on them (and probably most other 
> distributions, this require should get removed).
that doesn't seem right Kai...

# rpm -q --whatrequires perl-MIME-tools


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