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Recommended update for mailman


(Last modified: 05DEC2005)

solutions Recommended update for mailman SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (7bc7d4a5c41c6a1919e50d496d74aa1a)

Applies to

Package: mailman
Product(s): SUSE CORE 9 for x86
SUSE CORE 9 for Itanium Processor Family
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM S/390 31bit
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE CORE 9 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Open Enterprise Server
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Patch: patch-10587
Release: 20051205
Obsoletes: none


Everyone using mailman should update.



Problem description

This update removes a virus test file from the installation (which triggered
alarms if a virus scanner was installed). In addition, a log rotation config
has been added so that the logfiles on heavily used Mailman sites do not eat
up all the disk space.


Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Fvh mailman.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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