SpamAssassin timed out and was killed... box too slow?
kevins at BMRB.CO.UK
Mon Jun 2 21:10:37 IST 2003
>On Mon, 2003-06-02 at 20:59, Chris W. Parker wrote:
We have relatively low email traffic (approx. 450/day on work days) and
I receive quite a few of these in my /var/log/maillog:
>May 17 04:03:08 filter MailScanner: SpamAssassin timed out and
>was killed, consecutive failure 1 of 20
>Does this mean my computer is too slow? It's a 200mhz pentium!!!
Probably not - more likely this was an RBL which failed to respond in a
timely fashion. It probably a good idea to tweak the SpamAssassin
Timeout in MailScanner.conf to 40s (if its not there already) as some
internal SpamAssassin timeouts are 30s.
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