pb with mailscanner and mcafee

Edward Mitchell ed at THE7THBEER.COM
Mon Dec 17 18:03:47 GMT 2001

I have observed this behavior when the SPAM checks are enabled.  Mail
spools and spools, with little or none of it being delivered.  Turning off
the SPAM checks alleviates the problem.  This is with MailScanner 2.60-1
under Solaris 8, sendmail 8.12.1.

> >/usr/sbin/sendmail -bd -ODeliveryMode=queueonly
> >-OQueueDirectory=/var/spool/mqueue.in
> >/usr/sbin/sendmail -q10m
> >
> >And during a few minutes it works fine . But after these few minutes the
> >number of
> >messages in mqueue.in grow and mailscanner does not scan anymore ?
> >
> >        Any ideas ?
> Is the mailscanner process itself being started properly? (and is it
> running?) Are you running MailScanner in "debug = 1" mode (I hope not!).

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