orphaned files in mqueue.in on restart
cmiller at TIGERBYTE.COM
Sun Jan 19 18:00:51 GMT 2003
That seems to work on all 3 of our servers. Thank you.
Just FYI for anyone who cares, we're running:
*) sendmail 8.11.6
*) MailScanner 4.11
*) SpamAssassin 2.43
*) Razor Agents 2.22
*) Razor Agents SDK 2.03
*) f-prot 3.12a
The largest server is processing 80k ham, 70k spam, and 200 viri per
On Sunday 19 January 2003 06:36, thus spake Julian Field:
> There is a possibility that MailScanner is taking quite a while to
> do all its cleaning up, which on some systems may make the RedHat
> functions kill it "nastily" before it has finished its job.
> In the /etc/rc.d/init.d/MailScanner script, there is a line in the
> "stop" section that says
> killproc MailScanner
> Change that so it says
> killproc MailScanner -15
> and see if that solves the problem.
> At 03:11 19/01/2003, you wrote:
> >Several weeks back (Mon, 30 Dec 2002 14:46:08 -0600) we inquired
> > about files in the incoming mailscanner queue never being
> > delivered. These files correspond exactly with when mailscanner
> > is stopped and then started again. 4.11 was supposed to remedy
> > this.
> >We have installed 4.11 and found this not to be the case.
> >Any hints how to proceed?
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