McAfee autoupdater debugging

Scott Silva ssilva at
Wed Mar 18 17:00:09 GMT 2009

on 3-18-2009 8:44 AM Scott Silva spake the following:
> on 3-18-2009 3:01 AM Randal, Phil spake the following:
>> Scott Silva wrote:
>>> I just seem to remember it cleaning up after itself in the past
>>> (maybe distant past), so I had not been checking until I got a low
>>> space warning on the /usr partition.  
>>> I guess I will just write ANOTHER cron job to clean this monster up.
>>> ;-P 
>> Try
>> OPTS="-d"
>> at the start of /usr/lib/MailScanner/mcafee-autoupdate
>> Works here.
>> I think you still have to manually remove existing old dat directories.
>> Cheers,
>> Phil
> Testing this today. Just waiting for the next update.
I moved the datfiles directory and ran the update. At least it doesn't break
anything. Now to see if it cleans. I guess I will have to wait another day.

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