Is amavisd-new still being maintained?

Giovanni Bechis giovanni at
Sun Oct 7 11:11:59 CEST 2018

Ralph Seichter <m16+amavis at> wrote:
> On 07.10.18 00:26, Giovanni Bechis wrote:
>> I think that if Mark Martinek is not maintaining any more the
>> community should step up and fork the project.
> Are you volunteering? I've made some local modifications over time, but
> amavisd-new with its >35000 lines of monolithic Perl is not something
> I would fork. If there is no more active development (I still hope there
> is), I doubt that reviving amavisd-new, now that two years have gone by,
> would be a good idea.
IMHO amavisd installations number make this software too "big" to be killed.
If noone is maintaining this project somebody will have to take it, if
there is no future maybe importing it as an Apache project could be a good start.

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