byebye MailScanner

Supun Rathnayake supunr at
Wed Apr 11 05:48:22 IST 2012

On 04/11/2012 10:10 AM, C. Jon Larsen wrote:
>> What utter bullshit, many well respected distros, Slackware and 
>> Gentoo have had problems, I'd hardly say
>> either of them are poor distros, they just like to work in modern 
>> times unless debian and RHEL.
>> /debian trolling material omitted, any enterprise grade distro is 
>> perfect for the task - this excludes fedora
>> and ubuntu which are just glorified desktops of their enterprise 
>> grade cousins.
> Theres a good reason why debian makes a good base for mailscanner. Its 
> not an accident. The build of perl gave me a less trouble than Redhat 
> over the course of 2-3 yrs. Redhats not bad, and debians not perfect, 
> but for mailscanner I would suggest debian. Thats not trolling, its 
> experience.

I too agree with you, debian makes a good base for the MailScanner. We 
have been using MailScanner in this environment ( on Ubuntu Server base 
- which is very thin and current )
for the last 5-6 years


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