MailScanner 4.43.8 Memory Usage Extreme Growth
MailScanner at ecs.soton.ac.uk
Tue Jul 5 20:10:07 IST 2005
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Can you try a bit of a binary chop and try to deduce which version first
started the problem?
4.40.1 and 4.43.8 are a long way apart, it's going to be a pretty
hopeless search inspecting all the code changes by eye.
Ade Fewings wrote:
> I've just upgraded from 4.40.11 to 4.43.8 and, with exactly the same
> MailScanner.conf, the new MailScanner processes start and grow in
> memory size, seemingly forever. Switching back to 4.40.11, the
> processes stop and stabilize at about 57M each (under prstat in
> Solaris). The new ones go sailing through that and only stop when I
> kill them, at which point the machine is out of memory and swap (each
> MailScanner being >>500M by this stage).
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