Growing sendmail proccesses
kevins at BMRB.CO.UK
Tue Oct 7 17:51:23 IST 2003
On Tue, 2003-10-07 at 06:48, Brady A. Tucker wrote:
>I'm getting an additional queue runner on start and restart, with
>/var/spool/clientmqueue as the queue. The only cf file that
>clientmqueue is the submit.cf -- this started a version or two ago...
>running 4.24-5 <-- What have I broken Where is MailScanner
>starting/restarting with submit.cf if that's whats in fact causing this
Its not broken, thats now the correct behaviour of sendmail.
>MailScanner and everything else works perfectly, but I can't seem to
>the other boys here to do a stop, killall sendmail, start.
I had to change this line in /etc/init.d/MailScanner
$SENDMAIL -L sm-msp-queue -Ac -q15m 2>/dev/null
$SENDMAIL -L sm-msp-queue -Ac -q15m -OPidFile=/var/run/sm-client.pid
That should do it.
BTW Mandrake users (like myself) need to change the user and group in
the line above that to mail. Julian - could that be made configurable
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