.zip files

Edward Prendergast edward.prendergast at netring.co.uk
Thu Oct 21 16:04:17 IST 2010

On 21/10/2010 14:24, carola at dicyt.umss.edu.bo wrote:
> My MailScanner did not allow pass .zip files in the attachments. I read in
> the forum that the solution was to change in MailScanner.conf the
> Maximum Archive Depth to 0

If this is the same problem we've had reported recently it's probably 
down to a bug in Zip::Archive::Member, see:


If you are confident to do so and have a setup where you can build perl 
modules (i.e. you use cpan) you can download the latest source from here:


Then apply the patch in the bug report above, run perl MakeFile.PL && 
make && make install, but do so at your own risk and be aware of using 
cpan in an environment not setup for it (for example RHEL out of the box).


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