Another Postfix Question

Drew Marshall drew at THEMARSHALLS.CO.UK
Mon Aug 1 19:53:48 IST 2005

On 1 Aug 2005, at 14:38, Ed Bruce wrote:

> Mike Kercher wrote:
>> hash_queue_depth = 1
>> hash_queue_names = incoming, active, deferred, bounce, defer,  
>> flush, hold,
>> trace
>> This is on postfix-2.1.5-4.2.RHEL4
> What should this be? My results are:
> hash_queue_depth = 1
> hash_queue_names = deferred, defer

These are fine and are the defaults for 2.1.x (As newer disks and  
machines are able to find queue files quicker/ easier. As for what  
they should be, well that's up to you, your system load and the  
amount of 'bursty' mail you are processing. You may find hashed  
queues useful if you are handling large volumes of mail (Such as  
mailing list traffic).


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