SpamAssassin timed out and was killed
jkf at ecs.soton.ac.uk
Tue Apr 9 13:46:49 IST 2002
At 10:13 09/04/2002, you wrote:
>I installed SpamAssassin over the weekend. Yesterday (Monday) was the first
>day where it had to cope with any real mail load.
>The result is lots of "SpamAssassin timed out and was killed" messages in my
>Is this a common problem? If so, I guess I should turn on MailScanner's
>checking against relays.ordb.org.
If the load on the system is getting high, then the default timeout may not
be long enough. However, you may not have sufficient horsepower on your
current server to run SpamAssassin at all.
Julian Field Teaching Systems Manager
jkf at ecs.soton.ac.uk Dept. of Electronics & Computer Science
Tel. 023 8059 2817 University of Southampton
Southampton SO17 1BJ
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