mailscanner on postfix+debian with non-root

Marek Šimon marek.simon at
Wed May 16 19:14:11 IST 2012

Seems -U did work for me.
But I have other problem, which I describe in new thread

----- Původní zprávy -----
Od: "Neal Morgan" <Neal at>
Komu: "MailScanner discussion" <mailscanner at>
Odeslané: Středa, 16. Květen 2012 18:40:21
Předmět: RE: mailscanner on postfix+debian with non-root

>> But I get this error message  sometimes the batch starts procesing:
>> Insecure dependency in open while running with -T switch at 
>> /usr/lib/perl/5.10/IO/ line 63.

> Looks like you need to use the '-U' switch in the /usr/sbin/MailScanner

> Look at these list archive threads:
> [snip]

I was just experiencing this problem on Debian yesterday.  I found I had to install the latest MailScanner deb package to get around the error.  The -U didn't work for me - I assume because my MailScanner was too old.

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