MailScanner 5.0.3 does not start MTA

Mark Sapiro mark at
Sat Sep 10 16:16:08 UTC 2016

On 09/10/2016 07:29 AM, Thom van der Boon wrote:
> After upgrading when you start MailScanner the postfix MTA (both
> incoming and outgoing) is not started by MailScanner. Tested it with the
> sendmail and sendmail does not start as well.

This is intentional. With MailScanner v5 it is expected that the MTA
(MTAs in the sendmail case) will be started and stopped independently of

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