More taint mode problems (please help)

Jules Field MailScanner at
Tue Jan 12 08:35:51 GMT 2010

On 11/01/2010 16:28, Mikael Syska wrote:
> Hi,
> Mostly for Mike Jakubik ...
> Dont know how FreeBSD accepts package to the ports tree ... but I
> guess you know :-)
Not the faintest idea, sorry.
> Since you are in the package maintainer, maybe you coult get the old
> mailscanner-devel deleted as its very old and not used any more. Just
> so new people dont think its a never version of the port.
Any ideas where I should start?
> I will be happy to test the pakckage, when its released. I have been
> holding back from upgrading the package cause of all the taint
> problems there have been. Hopefully its soon over ...
I've released 4.79.5, which I would gratefully appreciate you testing.

> mvh
> Mikael Syska
> On Mon, Jan 11, 2010 at 4:50 PM, Mike Jakubik<mikej at>  wrote:
>> On Mon, January 11, 2010 8:06 am, Jules Field wrote:
>>> I have fixed this one. I'll do another beta release this afternoon so
>>> you all have the latest code.
>>> Jules.
>> Thanks Jules. I have updated the FreeBSD port to run the master perl
>> process as the "run as" user, to disable taint mode. I will test the new
>> version and let you know/update the port.
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