Ubuntu Support

Julian Field MailScanner at ecs.soton.ac.uk
Thu Mar 4 17:09:31 GMT 2010

People have got a long way with rpmtodeb (or rpm2deb or whatever the 
tool is actually called).
Just a thought.

On 04/03/2010 16:54, Robert Lopez wrote:
> "Canonical does not provide updates for mailscanner. Some updates may
> be provided by the Ubuntu community."
> It works very well on Ubuntu using the default release.
> I also work in an environment where policies set by others demand only
> package upgrades on long term stable releases.
> At this site, MailScanner on Ubuntu may be ancient by MailScanner
> standards (due to Debian and Ubuntu support by the way, not due to
> MailScanner support for Ubuntu) but we are all very happy with it.
> We do do one thing different. We use postfix instead of exim. So we
> had to install MailScanner, remove Exim, then install Postfix. That
> may need to be repeated if there is ever an upgrade for MailScanner
> available.


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