winmail.dat problem in version 4.84.5 (

Richard Coombe richard.coombe at
Wed Feb 6 13:33:50 GMT 2013

From: Will Halsall <w.halsall at> Date: Wed, 6 Feb 2013 09:28:39 +0000

> Try
> I installed this patch and everything has been Ok since

I had exactly the same problem (2 recipients; one gets attachment, the other gets winmail.dat).

The above patch solved it for me too.


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From: mailscanner-bounces at [mailto:mailscanner-bounces at] On Behalf Of Berndt, Achim
Sent: 06 February 2013 09:02
To: MailScanner discussion
Subject: AW: winmail.dat problem in version 4.84.5

...thanks for the info.

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Von: mailscanner-bounces at [mailto:mailscanner-bounces at] Im Auftrag von Andrew Colin Kissa
Gesendet: Mittwoch, 6. Februar 2013 09:04
An: MailScanner discussion
Betreff: Re: winmail.dat problem in version 4.84.5

Hi Achim,

On 06 Feb 2013, at 9:29 AM, Berndt, Achim wrote:

> thanks for your answer.
> Splitting of the mails is not the problem, because there are the same failures with single-recipient mails also.
> MailScanner can't create a sub-directory sometimes, but I don't know why?!
> Feb  4 16:12:15 mxi2 MailScanner[26300]: Trying to unpack nwinmail.dat

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