[Mimedefang] SpamAssassin DnsResolver.pm problem with Embedded Interpreter

David F. Skoll dfs at roaringpenguin.com
Wed Feb 8 17:02:11 EST 2006

David Eisner wrote:

> The problem is that the DnsResolver constructor calls connect_sock,
> which opens a socket "to the first nameserver listed /etc/resolv.conf". 
> This produces error number 1.  Later, when the slaves are activated,
> this file descriptor gets closed, resulting in error 2.

Thanks for the good detective work!

I've removed the lines from mimedefang-filter.  The benefit is marginal,
and the risks are high, so it's best to just take them out.



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