[users] Clash of 2 SPF packages

Hugo van der Kooij hvdkooij at vanderkooij.org
Thu Oct 4 11:30:23 CEST 2007


On Thu, 4 Oct 2007, Michael Mansour wrote:

>> I need both Mail::SPF and Mail::SPF::Query for sa-update to work properly.
>> (sa-update is part of spamassassin.)
>
> I'm not sure where you got this information from but it is completely
> incorrect. I use sa-update and do not require both the packages you're
> referring to, as a matter of fact, SpamAssassin themselves only advise you to
> use the perl-Mail-SPF (Mail::SPF) package since it follows the current
> reference implementation RFC 4408, which Mail::SPF::Query does not.
>
> You can visit the SpamAssassin website for those details.
>
> In summary, only install perl-Mail-SPF from rpmforge and do not install
> perl-Mail-SPF-Query.

So sa-update as packaged in spamassassin is broken?

Hugo.

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