'Local' MailScanner config file?

Julian Field MailScanner at ecs.soton.ac.uk
Mon Apr 27 10:24:56 IST 2009

Not easy to do I'm afraid, so I doubt this one will happen. You can 
write yourself a quick Perl script which will substitute in the local 
settings for each MailScanner server before pushing out the files to the 
appropriate servers.


On 27/04/2009 09:45, Nigel Kendrick wrote:
> Hi Folks,
> I look after 6 servers running MailScanner and the config for all of 
> them is pretty much the same except for a few site-specific specific 
> parameters. It would make admin a tad easier if I could keep 
> MailScanner.conf generic, but have site-specific elements to override 
> the generic settings in, say, MailScanner-local.conf. For example, one 
> thing I do occasionally is re-enable the forwarding of spam to a 
> mailbox for checking and it would be handy to upload a revised 
> MailScanner.conf to all servers rather than have to go edit the files 
> every time.
> As far as I can tell, local configs are not supported - yet!? Julian - 
> nice weekend project if this wet weather keeps up!?


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