Multiple MailScanner instances (DEBIAN)

Glenn Steen glenn.steen at
Fri Oct 30 13:48:14 GMT 2009

Why? Since you can use rulesets for most anything, there usually are
no real need for this type of setup. Probably easier to use separate
virtual machines, if I can't dissuade you...;-)

2009/10/30, Markus Nilsson <markus at>:
> Hi,
> I would like to be able to have two (or more) different MailScanner
> instances running on the same system; they will work with seperate incoming
> and work dirs; and have different rules and settings.
> I guess I need to change the pid-file location in the conf-file, and create
> multiple start-stop-scripts to be able to start and stop them independently.
> Beside multiple configuration files with seperate working folders, are there
> any other things I need to keep in mind? Is it possible to have multiple
> instances working on different folders at the same time, or will this
> somehow screw-up MailScanner's internals?
> BR
> Markus Nilsson

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