SA timed out and was killed.

Julian Field mailscanner at
Wed Oct 1 09:51:59 IST 2003

At 00:53 01/10/2003, you wrote:
>Watching the maillog, I see things like this every few minutes:
>MailScanner[21096]: New Batch: Found 44 messages waiting
>MailScanner[21096]: New Batch: Scanning 16 messages, 320711 bytes
>MailScanner[21096]: SpamAssassin timed out and was killed, consecutive
>failure 1 of 20
>It never gets to 2.
>It seems to happen with big batches (a lot of bytes), but not with
>smaller batches. I first tried adjusting the rbl timeouts and dcc
>timeout, but no affect, so it seems related to SA timeout of 15 secs.. I
>upped it to 25 sec, and it seems happy now.
>Do the messages get requeued if SA is killed?

Don't worry, you won't lose anything.
Julian Field
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