MailQueue continually growing

Julian Field MailScanner at
Sat Oct 1 14:34:34 IST 2005

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Terran Wright wrote:

>Running CentOS4 with MS/SA+Razor+DCC/Clam/Bitdefender.
>I notice that the mailqueue continues to increase in size now > 8000 mails.
>Running in debug mode it comes to a halt with the following error:
>format error: can't find EOCD signature
> at /usr/sbin/MailScanner line 568
That doesn't stop it, it is perfectly harmless output from the 
Archive::Zip module. It just means it couldn't find a zip archive. Which 
happens every time there *isn't* a zip archive.

It continues running, it doesn't stop. I would suspect your SpamAssassin 
setup or your DNS servers. Set "Debug SpamAssassin = yes" and "Debug = 
yes" and then run a single batch through with check_mailscanner. If it 
pauses somewhere, thump Ctrl-S and see what it was doing at the time. 
You may find something simple has happened like your razor or pyzor 
server lists have become out of date.

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