Uninstall mailwatch doubt: Mailscanner database and Mailwatch/MailControl

Discuss the ConfigServer MailScanner Front-End script
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hilario
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Mailwatch uses a mysql database named "mailscanner" (this is a systemwide database not tied to any particular domain).

Because of the late situation with Mailwatch, I believe that we will be forced to uninstall Mailwatch sooner or later.

To understand the consequences of that I need some information:

1) Was the "mailscanner" database originally created by Mailscanner itself or by Mailwatch?
2) Is the "mailscanner" database used by Mailscanner or MFE?
3) Is it used by Mailcontrol?
4) Will this "mailscanner" database be erased when we finally uninstall Mailwatch?

Thanks in advance for any answers provided
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hilario
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Hello Sarah, are you able to help me with the above question?
Sarah
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02 Dec 2018, 15:35hilario wrote:
Mailwatch uses a mysql database named "mailscanner" (this is a systemwide database not tied to any particular domain).

Because of the late situation with Mailwatch, I believe that we will be forced to uninstall Mailwatch sooner or later.

To understand the consequences of that I need some information:

1) Was the "mailscanner" database originally created by Mailscanner itself or by Mailwatch?
2) Is the "mailscanner" database used by Mailscanner or MFE?
3) Is it used by Mailcontrol?
4) Will this "mailscanner" database be erased when we finally uninstall Mailwatch?
1) The database was (and still is) created by our MailScanner front-end installer script and was used by Mailwatch
2) The MailScanner Front-End uses it
3) Yes
4) No

Hope this helps.

Regards,
Sarah
hilario
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Thanks for the help Sarah!
csfan
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02 Dec 2018, 15:35hilario wrote:

Because of the late situation with Mailwatch, I believe that we will be forced to uninstall Mailwatch sooner or later.
What's the late situation with Mailwatch?
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