MailScanner being killed and restarted until system hangs
mailscanner at ecs.soton.ac.uk
Thu Sep 30 09:53:09 IST 2004
How much RAM have you got?
How much swap space have you got?
What is your "Max Children" setting?
What is your "Virus Scanners" setting?
At 09:46 30/09/2004, you wrote:
>after I've been running MailScanner successfully since beginning of August,
>strange things are happening since last Saturday.
>Since then, MailScanner has started being killed from time to time (out of
>memory) and thus begun starting inumerable processes making the system going
>out of memory, the load climed dramatically (avg load > 16) and several
>processes (i.e. apache, exim, shh, ...) exited and the system hung (log
>excerpts see below).
>Well this happend twice the last few days.
>Has somebody a experienced similar beaviour or a glue what that might come
>I'm running MailScanner (4.32.5), with SpamAssassin (2.64), ClamAv-Module /
>Bitdefender on a Debian box with exim (exact config below).
MailScanner thanks transtec Computers for their support
Buy the MailScanner book at www.MailScanner.info/store
PGP footprint: EE81 D763 3DB0 0BFD E1DC 7222 11F6 5947 1415 B654
------------------------ MailScanner list ------------------------
To unsubscribe, email jiscmail at jiscmail.ac.uk with the words:
'leave mailscanner' in the body of the email.
Before posting, read the MAQ (http://www.mailscanner.biz/maq/) and
the archives (http://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/lists/mailscanner.html).
More information about the MailScanner