Differences between revisions 1 and 2
Revision 1 as of 2005-01-03 00:06:04
Size: 881
Editor: pcp08873557pcs
Comment: basic install directions
Revision 2 as of 2009-09-20 23:16:59
Size: 883
Editor: localhost
Comment: converted to 1.6 markup
Deletions are marked like this. Additions are marked like this.
Line 23: Line 23:
   * If you install manually, first '''download''' the [http://spamassassin.apache.org/downloads.cgi new version]. Then,    * If you install manually, first '''download''' the [[http://spamassassin.apache.org/downloads.cgi|new version]]. Then,

Upgrading to the latest version

Are you running one of the 2.x versions or older?

Are you running a 3.x version?

  • If you install using CPAN via CPAN.pm

{{{ perl -MCPAN -e shell [as root]

  • o conf prerequisites_policy ask

    install Mail::SpamAssassin quit


  • If you install using a Linux package installer:

{{{ Debian unstable: apt-get install spamassassin

  • Gentoo: emerge mail-filter/spamassassin


  • If you install manually, first download the new version. Then,

{{{ [unzip/untar the archive]

  • cd Mail-SpamAssassin-* perl Makefile.PL make make install [as root]



UpgradingVersion (last edited 2009-09-20 23:16:59 by localhost)