ScanMail Utilities Setup Instructions
Must have Milter support installed on sendmail 8.14.0 or higher if
not there is a set of
instructions to install sendmail with Milter support.
Must be root when installing ScanMail Utilities.
To install ScanMail Utilities run the install.sh script in the
cp webconfig.cgi to your cgi-bin (password protect this directory)
cp ptsuser.cgi to your cgi-bin
To redirect Sendmail you have to add these lines to your sendmail.mc file
for sendmail and then rerun it through the M4 script.
When you have modified the sendmail.cf file you must restart sendmail and
start ptsfilter. Start ptsfilter by running "/usr/local/bin/smutils
Make a new file in your system startup directory called ptsfilter.sh
and put the following in it
add any options to your startup script.
Test the mail server to make sure every thing is working and you are set.
To see the reports that this program creates you use a utility that
comes with ScanMail Utilities called "smutils".Smutils is located in
The following are options you can use with smutils.
smutils start --- Starts the ptsfilter Software.
smutils stop --- Stops the ptsfilter Software.
Remove ptsfilter directory.
Remove smutils from /usr/local/bin .
Remove check_pattern from /usr/local/bin .
Remove or comment out 2 references to ptsfilter from the
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