Fedora Core 11 & Mailscanner Install Fails

Raymond Dijkxhoorn raymond at prolocation.net
Wed Aug 5 10:00:56 IST 2009


>> Yes but you remove all RPM's every time. And if the install fails you have 
>> a broken system. Even cpan doesnt function anymore after a failled install 
>> since it simple rpm -e's all it wants :)

> I think I have finally worked out a solution to this problem. If I do need to 
> remove an RPM (and sometimes I do), then I only remove the RPM if I installed 
> it in the first place. If it wasn't built as part of a MailScanner 
> installation, it is left well alone.
> See 4.78.7.

Thanks, will try that one lateron and let you know.
Sounds like a much better solution then blindly removing all :-)


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