Server dying problems

James Pifer mailscannerlist at TNJINFL.COM
Mon Jan 20 14:30:40 GMT 2003

Think I might be way off base here. I talked to our Notes guy and he
said that they are rejecting messages from certain domains and they send
a message back saying that they were rejected for policy reasons. So I'm
going to blacklist those domains on the MailScanner server instead and
see if that helps.


On Mon, 2003-01-20 at 08:48, James Pifer wrote:
> That should have been have NOT given very good information....
> James
> On Mon, 2003-01-20 at 08:44, James Pifer wrote:
> > We're running MailScanner 4.10-1 and having a lot of problems with the
> > server dying. I don't know what's causing the problems as suddenly it
> > will just die. No errors in any of the logs, it just stops. We're
> > running Redhat 7.3 on a Compaq DL370, 1gig RAM.
> >
> > One thing we have noticed is that sometimes mailscanner tries to send a
> > message back to the sender. I'm not sure what cases it tries to do this,
> > but I think one example is the ones. These messages just
> > build up in our queue because they can't be sent. Not sure if this is
> > adding to our problems with the server. Maybe it's wasting a lot of time
> > trying to send these?
> >
> > I would like to turn this off. I see Notify Sender in the conf file, but
> > not sure by the description if this is what I should turn off.
> >
> > I know I have given very good information here, but if anyone has any
> > suggestions I would appreciate it.
> >
> > Thanks,
> > James

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