[users] MailScanner request

Hugo van der Kooij hvdkooij at vanderkooij.org
Thu May 24 12:08:29 CEST 2007


On Thu, 24 May 2007, Karanbir Singh wrote:

> Hugo van der Kooij wrote:
>>>> The MailScanner software (http://www.mailscanner.info/downloads.html) is
>>>> not yet on rpmforge.
>>>
>>> The author of that app has specifically asked for packagers to not
>>> include it in any repository.
>>
>> Was that recently? I brought the issue up on the MailScanner mailinglist
>> this week and did not get any response anywehere near your statement.
>
>
> Julian is often active in the Mailscanner channel on irc.freenode.net -
> you might want to ask him there directly perhaps. I've chased this with
> him a lot a few years back, and then finally gave up early last year ( I
> know its been a while, but his stance seemed unchanging ).
>
> Essentially, his interest is in tracking usage and download destinations
> etc, more than anything else.

Then why not just help him out and help him set up a repository. I will 
throw up a bone and see if Julian bites.

Hugo.

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