[Pkg-clamav-devel] [Fwd: Recent clamav-milter upgrade from volatile broken]
mt at debian.org
Thu Apr 30 13:45:19 UTC 2009
> If it rejects mails at MTA level, I need a way to quarantine those
> mails. Also I need a way to send notifications to the recipient stating
> that a virus has been intercepted and to the sender stating that an
> email got rejected because it contained a virus. Also I need a way to at
> least configure the content of those mails send to the recipients. Some
> english default text definitly no option. To be honest, I need exactly
> the functionality clamav-milter provided before the upgrade and I don't
> get the point why those common usecases got removed. Also 'aptitude
> upgrade' shouldn't remove functionality from packages without any
> notice. I wonder what that notice could have stated.
> "You are upgrading clamav-milter to a more recent version. Sorry, you
> cannot configure the common usecases anymore and have to stick to
> defaults. There is no way for you to get the old behaviour back and we
> won't tell you why !"
> Really no way to get the old behaviour back without downgrading ?
Ok, maybe the Debian package could have been more verbose about this. But
essentially this was upstream's decision and we're not going to revert this
because the old milter was broken in several ways. If you want such things, take
amavis and use clamav as the backend. If you prefer to stick with clamav-milter,
for some suggestions.
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