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

Julian Field MailScanner at
Sat Apr 4 19:52:56 IST 2009

On 4/4/09 08:31, Kai Schaetzl wrote:
> Craig White wrote on Fri, 03 Apr 2009 14:56:52 -0700:
>> that doesn't seem right Kai...
> sure it does. I didn't say MS doesn't require perl-MIME-tools. I said it
> doesn't require the perl modules coming with it in the tarball. Everything
> what is needed can be installed from the CentOS repos and rpmforge. These
> do not create problems with the base perl package. You installed the perl
> -MIME-tools from the tarball and that packaging doesn't fit CentOS and
> requires these packages, although they are already part of the base perl
> package. The one I have doesn't.
> d01:~ rpm -q perl-MIME-tools
> perl-MIME-tools-5.420-2.el5.rf
That sounds ancient. If you check the ChangeLog on I 
think you will find a whole host of bugs fixed since that version.
> Kai


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